Community Garden Expo – Birmingham

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Date(s) - 21/02/2023
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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The Spring 2023 Community Garden Expo will feature exciting activities and exhibits by vendors and Alabama Extension staff.
It’s also a great time to network with other gardeners and potential community garden organizers in the region.

Topics will include:

• Why Start a Community Garden and Who Should be Involved?
• Dollars: Funding, Budgeting and Sustainability
• The Rules: Zoning, Liability Protection and By-Laws
• The Big Picture: Siting (Sun, Water, Grade, Access, Outbuildings)
• Site Preparation (bed design, soil testing and amendment, infrastructure)
• Plant Selection and Installation
• Maintenance: Fertilization, Pest, and Disease Management

Lunch and snacks will be provided.

Admission is $10, pre-registration is required to attend.

Registration Link

Location Address:

Birmingham Botanical Garden Lecture Hall
2612 Lane Park Road
Birmingham, AL 35223

Bethany O’Rear at 256.612.9524 or
Rudy Pacumbaba at 256.425.8683 or

Community Garden Expo Flyer
ACES Community Garden Expo Event Page