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(OLLI AT UVM PRESENTS) OLLI Tour of the UVM Catamount Farm with Laura Williams

Jul 22, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
UVM Horticulture Farm, South Burlington

Come take a tour of the Catamount Educational Farm, located at the UVM Horticultural Research and Education Center. Laura Williams, the farm manager, will lead you on an extensive tour of the 10 acre farm and discuss the various components that go into growing organic vegetables, flowers, and herbs at the university. She will discuss the types of crops that are being grown, share practical information about growing food in Vermont, as well as provide culinary uses for lesser known food crops. Come learn more about the Catamount Educational Farm- and you may even get a chance to take home some goodies from the farm!

Price: OLLI Members: $10/Non-Members: $25

For more information, contact Lora Phillips at 802-656-2085 or uvmolli@uvm.edu.

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