Tuesday, May 15 | 6:30-8 p.m.

OSU-OKC Agriculture and Resource Center Building, Room 196 
Please join us for a free, community workshop to learn more about backyard or container gardening in Oklahoma! This session will focus on warm season crops including tomatoes, bell peppers, beans (pole, lima, green), squash varieties, grapes and blackberries.

Featured speakers:

Natalie Waters, registered/licensed dietician 
Variety Care 
  • Healthy eating and nutritional tips.
  • Benefits of including an array of fruits and veggies in your diet.
  • Helpful tips on preparation and storage.
Brian Dougherty, horticulturist and landscape architect  
Oklahoma City Community Foundation
  • How to start a backyard or container garden.
  • What fruits and vegetables grow well in central Oklahoma.
  • Guide to the growing process.
  • Tips for a successful backyard garden.

About the Central Oklahoma Wellness Alliance:
A network of cross-sector community partners who are collaborating to make healthy lifestyle choices easier and more accessible among central Oklahoma residents. To learn more and get involved with the Central Oklahoma Wellness Alliance, contact Melody Bays.