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Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Orange County - 9th Annual Urban Landscape & Garden Education Expo

Date: September 30, 2017

Time: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Contact: uccemfp@ucanr.edu

Sponsor: UCCE Master Food Preservers of Orange County

Location: South Coast Research & Extension Center

Event Details

Join Us at the 9th Annual Urban Landscape and Garden Education Expo

Activities for the Whole Family!

Explore the sustainable gardening practices at work at the University of California Cooperative Extension (UCCE) Demonstration Landscapes - including rainwater harvesting, low-water plantings, more efficient irrigation, composting, mulching and environmentally friendly pest control alternatives.  Docent-led tours will be offered throughout this event.

Taste fresh, seasonal fruit grown at the UC ANR South Coast Research & Extension Center. Learn food preservation methods from UCCE Master Food Preservers.

Kids - visit the 4-H booth for youth activities.  Paint pumpkins. Or see what Home Depot is offering in their kid’s clinic for DIY building projects.

Listen to presentations by UC experts about more efficient water use and irrigation, plant selections for our local climate and pest management practices for your home landscape, and more. 

View demonstrations in hypertufa making, garden tool care, self-watering containers, and a food preservation sampler.

Get answers to your landscape questions from UC experts, UCCE Master Gardeners, various industry vendors and local water agencies.  The ever popular “Doctors Are In” will be available throughout this event to answer any of your pest management questions. 

Grab lunch from one of the delicious food trucks.

This is a FREE event hosted by University of California ANR South Coast Research & Extension Center, Cooperative Extension – Orange County, and Irvine Ranch Water District. 

Saturday, September 30, 2017
9 am to 2 pm
7601 Irvine Blvd., Irvine, CA

Directions, updates and additional details at: 

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