MU Extension events calendar
Wednesday, June 26, 2013
Urban Orchard Series
When: Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
NE Corner of Broadway and Anderson. Parking in the Montessori School parking lot (directly across Anderson from 719 W. Broadway) is ok if no after school hour event is ongoing.
719 West Broadway , Columbia MO map...
Jim Quinn who led the early season pruning class will be hosting a Mid-Summer Fruit Review. A walk around the garden will feature fruit development or success with crop (e.g. strawberries), disease symptoms and insect damage, control (or lack of) of diseases and insect pests, strawberry renovation, etc.
This free event open to all. Please let us know you're coming. Berries from Jim's garden will be featured in Jello, with some interesting favor and berry combinations.
This is a combined event with the 4th class of the Hand's On Fruit Care Workshop Series. A walk around the garden will feature fruit development or success with crop, disease symptoms and insect damage, control (or lack of) of diseases, etc.
E-mail the Boone County Extension Center at-
Just your name and how many that will attend. Berries from Jim's garden will be featured in Jello, with some interesting favor and berry combinations.
Home Food Preservation Series, Columbia
When: Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
University of Missouri Extension Center
1012 N Hwy UU, Columbia MO map...
Tasty tomatoes, colorful peppers, sweet juicy peaches and other fresh produce....are all so easy to preserve. This series of classes on home food preservation will teach the latest and safest ways to can, freeze and dry foods. Sign up for just one session, two, three, four or all five: June 12-Freezing & Drying, June 19-Jam & Jellies, June 26-Pressure Canning, July 10-Pickles & Relishes, July 17-Canning Salsa & Fruit. more...
Take the fear out of using a pressure canner by attending this session. You will learn how to safely use a pressure canner to can vegetables, soups and meats.
To register, mail the completed registration form and check made payable to University Extension Council to: University of MO Extension Center, 1012 N Hwy UU, Columbia, MO 65203. Registration deadline is June 6. Class size is limited. Enroll early. For questions or more information, contact the instructor Vera Massey: firstname.lastname@example.org or 573-445-9792. more...
$15 per session or $60 for all five.