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Annual Master Gardener Plant Sale & Ag Fest
May 18 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pmFree
The UF/IFAS Extension Alachua County Office is pleased to announce the Annual Master Gardener Plant Sale and Ag Fest on May 18, 2019, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., at the UF/IFAS Extension Alachua County Office: 2800 NE 39 Avenue, Gainesville.
The Master Gardener Plant Sale will have a variety of herbs, annuals, perennials, natives, trees and more will be available at exceptional prices. Master Gardener volunteers will be on site for advice on selection and care of your plants. This annual plant sale is a fundraiser for the Alachua County Master Gardener Volunteer Program. The funds are used for school gardens and community gardens throughout the county, summer camp scholarships for youth and more. In 2017 over 100 Master Gardener Volunteers gave almost 10,000 hours of service to the community.
The Ag Fest will be providing information on the following: beekeeping, composting, 4-H program, Department of Agriculture, Florida-Friendly Landscaping™, Food & Nutrition Program, raised bed gardening, and more.
Admission and parking are free. For more information about this program call (352)955-2402. Visit http://alachua.ifas.ufl.edu for additional programs offered by the Extension Office.