Workshop focuses on raised gardens


Staff Report



LUMBERTON — An interactive discussion on raised-bed gardening will be held March 11 from 10 a.m until noon at the O. P. Owens Agriculture Center.

Mack Johnson, Extension horticulture agent, said the workshop will explain what raised bed gardening is; which crops are feasible; how much space is needed; and whether more produce can be harvested using season extension techniques.

Space is limited, so register by March 9. For information or to register, contact Johnson at 910-671-3276 or by email at mack_johnson@ncsu.edu. Please leave a working phone number with registration in case of inclement weather or the need to reschedule.

For accommodations for persons with disabilities, contact Cooperative Extension at 910-671-3276 no later than March 6.

The center is located at 455 Caton Road, Lumberton.

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