Plant Fair This Weekend in Ag Complex
NORFOLK - The annual Northeast Nebraska Master Gardeners Plant Fair opens Friday night – but with a few changes. Master Gardener Robin Jones says you will find the same friendly face – just in a different place. This year's fair is scheduled for Northeast Community College's Chck M. Pohlman Ag Compex; the event had traditionally been held in the Cox Activities Center Early plant sales will be featured Friday night, with educational speakers and a youth horticulture ID contest on Saturday. New this year are small-group sessions, called “Talk-Abouts.” Talk About topics include iris, preserving herbs, using scarves while gardening and repurposing containers. Several new vendors have joined the plant fair this year. Door prizes will be awarded each hour. Delivery assistance will be available along with a children’s garden and the popular “Ask the Master Gardener” booth. There is no charge to attend.