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In his uniquely approachable way, Eric Toensmeier will share personal insights and expertise related to perennial crop production on Saturday, April 9th from 9:00am- 3:00pm. Imagine growing vegetables that require just about the same amount of care as perennial flowers and shrubs, need no annual tilling or planting, yet thrive and produce abundant and nutritious crops throughout the season. These veggies are less common edibles that will make any garden a perpetual, low-maintenance source of food. Register now.
And in response to the climate crisis, he will also discuss agricultural practices highlighted in his new book - The Carbon Farming Solution - referred to as the linchpin of a global climate solutions platform.
Farm tours led by ECHO staff will be provided in addition to a lunch option. Early registration for entrance and participation is $40, and at the door pricing is $45. Additionally, ECHO's retail plant nursery and bookstore will be open for business.
To check out a sneak peek, click below to watch on YouTube.