• "Our Gardens in a World of Change"

"Our Gardens in a World of Change"

  • 12 Oct 2016
  • 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • DoubleTree Hotel Asheville-Biltmore



2016 Western North Carolina Gardening Symposium 

DoubleTree Hotel Asheville-Biltmore 

Thursday, October 12

 "Our Gardens in a World of Change"

The speakers will be offering ideas on developing resiliency as we learn to cope with changes that effect our gardens and ourselves. 

The keynote speaker will be Laura Lengnick, a soil scientist and leader in sustainable agriculture and climate resilience planning. She'll open the day with “Cultivating Resilience in a World of Change” and close with “What Path to a Resilient Future.” 

We'll also hear from Tamara Houston of NOAA, extension agent Meghan Baker, and our own Linda Alford.

The day will begin at 8:00 a.m. with registration and a continental breakfast. The program starts at 8:45 a.m. and ends at 4:15 p.m.

This program offers five hours of continuing education. 

The fee is $50. until September 5 and $55. after that. 

All registrations must be received by October 5. 

The registration form with full program details is attached and available on the 

Buncombe County Master Gardener website,
as well as on our intranet page.

 We expect a sell-out crowd again this year so don't wait to sign up.


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