Saturday Concurrent Educational Sessions

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On Saturday, June 24, participants will have the opportunity to select from 14 classroom sessions and hands-on workshops. During registration, participants will be asked to select one option from each row. Click on the name of the workshop or speaker to learn more about each option and presenter. Or, click on the tab, “Concurrent Educational Sessions”. 

Session I
(10:15-11:30 a.m.)

Dr. Duke Elsner, MSU Extension

Digging into Your Soil
Dr. Dean BaasMSU
Vegetable Town Forum
Dr. Ron Goldy, MSU Extension
Cacti and Succulents 
Bill Hendricks, Klyn Nursery

Tool Time
Bob Tritten, MSU Extension

Session II
(2-3:15 p.m.)

Diagnosing Plant Problems
Dr. Dave Roberts, MSU
Plant Propagation
Janet Draper, Smithsonial Institute

New and Noteworthy Perennials
Barb Balgoyen, Walters Gardens


 Using Growing Degree-Days and Plant Phenology 
Dr. Dan Hermes, Ohio State University


Building a Bee Hotel
Julia Brokaw, MSU

Session III
(3-4 p.m.)

Plant Problems 
Dr. Dave Roberts, MSU
When it Rains… 
Dr. Dean Baas, MSU
Dwarf Conifers
Bill Hendricks, Klyn Nursery

Growing More!!!
Will Jaquinde, MSU Extension

Questions: Contact Betsy Braid at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or 517-884-7081.