Lodi Elementary School, Lodi, WI

May 20, 2017

Entrance - $12

9:00am   Doors Open 

  

9:00-9:30  Registration table will have your info packets and schedule.  Tickets will be on sale at the door.  Cash or check only.

 

9:00-10:00   Visit all the local businesses offering garden, lawn, landscaping, home décor, food, and much more.  Market Place Open ALL DAY.

               

10:00-10:45  Welcome Kick Off:  Friends of the Lodi Public Library

Keynote Speaker:  Ethan Rosen, PureLine Seeds, Vice President of Operations Fresh Market Division - International Sales

“Propagation and development of Seeds   Their research garden, located here in Lodi, will be one of our featured gardens in the August Garden Walk. 

 

10:45-11:30  Break Out Session - Refer to Your Individual Schedules for locations.

 

11:30-12:15  Break-Out Session - Refer to Your Individual Schedules for locations.

                              

12:15-1:00  Lunch A  Located just off the Classroom Hallway – Refer to Map or Just Ask One of our Friendly Guides! Marketplace Is Open!

 

1:00-1:45  Lunch B — Located just off the Classroom Hallway – Refer to Map or Just Ask One of Our Friendly Guide! Marketplace is Open!

 

1:00-1:45   Break Out Session - Refer to Your Individual Schedules for Locations.

 

1:45-2:00  Break-Out Session - Refer to Your Individual Schedules for locations.

                 

2:00-2:45  Break-Out Session - Refer to Your Individual Schedules for Locations.

 

2:45-3:30  Closing Speaker: Friends of Lodi Library   Garden Walk Information and Discount Tickets.

 

3:30-4:00  Visit your Favorite Booth   Break out session speakers available for questions you didn’t think of or have a chance to ask!

 

Speakers   

A.  Care and Pruning of Trees  (Room 202):  Jill Bennett                                   

B. Garden Maintenance (Room 212) Laurie Erdman           

C. Herb (Room 214):  Becky Melvin Holistic Healing

D. Environmental Lawn Maintenance (Room 228) :  Bruce Schweiger  UW Madison Mgr. OJ Noer Research Facility         

E.  Landscaping Tips and Design (Room 226): Tim Ripp  Graphite to Green    

F. Floral Arranging:  (Room 224) Nancy  Flowers           

G. Straw Bale Gardening (Room 216):  Allan  Pyle of  Jung Garden                  

I. Bees (Room 229):                                         

J. CSA Farm to Table (Theatre):  Tracy Becker  Becker Family Farms          

JK. Food Preservation Insp (Theatre):  Becky Gutzman, Mst. Gardener    

H. Chickens and Gardens (Room 206) :  Adam Steinberg            

JKL. Container Gardening(Theatre) Kathy Delaney, Mst.Gardener      

I-I  Fibers of the Gods-(Lodi Alpaca(Rm 229)) Jan Clingman

Sponsored By

Since their purchase of Pure Line Seeds in 2004, Susan and William Pfeil have directed the company’s global expansion. The Pfeils took a regional U.S. seed company focused mainly on the processing industry and helped it blossom into a multi-national seed production and distribution company for both the processing and fresh market industries.

 J. W. Jung Seed Company is a Wisconsin-based, family owned company that will celebrate its 110th anniversary in 2017. Jung offers a wide range of GMO-free horticultural products including vegetable, herb, annual, and perennial seeds and plants; small fruit plants and fruit trees; and ornamental landscape plants from groundcovers to shrubs and trees.

A group designed to support the programs offered at the Lodi Public Library​