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Workshop on high tunnels


November 3, 2011

RILEYVILLE, PA — The Penn State Master Gardeners of Wayne County will offer a workshop on fall gardening in high tunnels on Saturday, November 5 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the garden of Master Gardener Judy Trudgen.

High tunnels are an excellent way to extend the gardening season will into the fall and early winter. Learn how to build your own high tunnel and how to select plants that will thrive in this environment. Trudgen will share her experiences with high tunnels and will provide tips on how to build your own with low cost materials. The workshop will be held Saturday, November 5 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Trudgen’s garden in Rileyville.

Call the Penn State Extension office at 570/253-5970, ext. 4110 in advance for directions. Admission costs $5; children under 18 are admitted free.