John Porter, WVU Kanawha County Extension Agent, will offer several sessions of "Edible Landscaping 101" during March and April. Porter will teach participants how to put their landscape to work producing healthy and delicious fruits and vegetables.
March 22: 6 p.m., Clendenin Public Library
March 26: 11 a.m., St. Albans Public Library
April 6: Noon, Charleston Public Library
April 16: 11 a.m., Sissonville Public Library
April 26: 6 p.m., Cross Lanes Public Library
April 30: 11 a.m., Dunbar Public Library
'In a Garden of Eden'
If you're interested in traveling, the Ohio State University Meigs County Extension is offering a workshop April 14 at the Mulberry Community Center in Pomeroy, Ohio.
"In a Garden of Eden: The Medicinal and Edible Plants of the Appalachian Mountains" features speakers Edelene Wood ("A Taste of the Wild"); Linda Christen ("Native Plants -- Good Medicine"); Rebecca Wood ("Going Native"); Chris Chmiel ("The Magnificent Pawpaw"); Dr. Frank W. Porter ("Early Botanical Explorers of the Appalachian Mountains") and Hal Kneen ("Access to Edible Native and Medicinal Plants -- In Your Neighborhood Farmers Market").
Reach Sara Busse at sara.bu...@wvgazette.com or 304-348-1249.