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URI's Outreach Center is offering a class on  

Vegetable Gardening:

Tips & Tricks


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Workshop Details

 Learn the basics of vegetable gardening 

  • selection of vegetables
  • planting tips including what to plan when
  • care & fertilizing
  • important organic pest controls that really work! 

Space is limited 



Vegetable Gardening: Tips & Tricks
by Rosanne Sherry

DATE: June 25, 2011

TIME: 9am-12
LOCATION: Roger Williams Park Community Gardens (or inside Botanical Center if raining)
Price: $20.00 

 *Please bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on
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An informative workshop designed for both beginner and experienced gardeners!

About the Presenter: 

Rosanne Sherry is the URI Cooperative Extension Master Gardener State Coordinator for the URI Outreach Center. She has held this position since 1988. She worked in garden centers for 10 years prior to working at URI. She is also a URI Master Gardener and graduated from the program in 1980. Over the years she has written garden columns in local newspapers and has been a guest on numerous radio programs. She is also a regular speaker for garden clubs and civic organizations throughout RI and SE MA in her capacity as a Master Gardener. 

Her garden passions are to help other gardeners enjoy their gardens
and the surrounding environment in a more ecological way. Her own
garden and landscape reflect her passion for the birds.


This lecture is on basic organic gardening tips and techniques in the
vegetable garden.


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