The Southern University Ag Center is holding its third annual Fall Gardening Workshop on Tuesday, Nov. 24.
Registration for the event, which is free and includes a healthy lunch, will begin at 8:30 a.m. and the program starts at 9 a.m. inside A.O. Williams Hall at the SU Ag Center.
Topics for this year’s workshop will include:
Pollinators and pests
Maintaining and growing an Urban Ag Community
Non-traditional uses for traditional plants
Planting a smoothie/juice garden
Urban Agriculture Issues
There will also be an urban garden tour if the weather permits.
Besides learning about plants and how to keep a garden in an urban society, participants will also be able to taste-test smoothies and juice made from the plants in the urban garden.
In addition to the Ag Center, the workshop is being hosted by the center’s Wisteria Alliance Program and the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program.
For more information about the workshop, call (225) 771-2242.