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UT Eastern Region Nursery Tour

Attention Master Gardeners, landscapers, students and nursery professionals:  The 2011 UT Eastern Region Nursery, Landscaping and Gardening Tour is now open for registration.  This three day UT-sponsored event will take place October 18, 19 and 20 and will cover orchards, nurseries, farms, greenhouses and landscapes in Kentucky.  The tour leaves from Knoxville and the cost is $350 for single occupancy and $250 for double occupancy which covers transportation, lodging and most food is included in the registration fee.

The tour includes visits to:

Evans Orchard & Cider Mill, Georgetown, KY

Color Point Greenhouses, Paris, KY

Boone County Arboretum, Union, KY

Ammon NUrsery, Burlington, KY

Reminiscent Herb Farm & Nursery & Landscaping, Inc, Florence, KY

Shaker Village, Harrodsburg, KY

Arrive Sod Works, Paris, KY

Landscaping clinic at a Lexington Horse Farm

Participants will receive 7 pesticide points in C3, C10 and C12; Master Gardeners are eligible for continuing education credits.  For more information, you may download a brochure or contact Tom Stebbins, Hamilton County Extension Agent at 423-855-6113.

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