Early bird registration ends July 1 for state MG conference

WENATCHEE — Calling all gardeners! Time is running out for early bird registration to this fall’s Master Gardener State Conference. The deadline is July 1 to receive a special $50 discount.

The Chelan/Douglas County WSU Master Gardeners are hosting the 2018 State Master Gardener Conference Sept. 26-29 at the Wenatchee Convention Center

This is a unique opportunity to learn from the best and obtain the same level of high-quality education from university and community experts.

During the conference, gardeners of all abilities from all over the state will learn new techniques using plants, space, color and sustainability while they network with leaders in the garden industry. Tours will include visits to several different types of gardens and activities that range from apples to fire affected landscapes, to a gourmet lunch amid the gardens at a local winery.

Adam Schwerner, Disneyland Resort’s director of horticulture and resort enhancement, will be the keynote speaker. Schwerner will share his professional journey and his unique approach of blending the science of horticulture with art in one of the world’s largest amusement parks.

For more information or to register, visit sharingourroots.org.