Classics V Banquet Center
2425 Niagara Falls Boulevard, Amherst, (1 mile north of the Youngmann Highway)
Come learn from 2 published authors/experts and mingle with a like-minded garden community, all while enjoying hot buffet lunch.
ELLEN ECKER OGDEN is well-known food/garden author & kitchen garden designer who will show you how to elevate your backyard veggie garden into European inspired kitchen garden.
DR. TONI DiTOMASSO (Professor at Cornell University) is foremost authority on ID & Controlling Weeds! He will hold you spellbound with his unbridled enthusiasm for safe, effective, sustainable & economically viable weed management strategies!
8:30 – 9:15 am Registration
9:15 –10:45 Ellen Eckert Odgen: Designing a Kitchen Garden
10:45 –11:00 Break
11:10 –12:30 Dr. Toni DiTommaso: Identifying and Controlling Weeds
12:30 –1:30 Buffet Lunch
1:30 –3:00 Ellen Eckert Odgen: The Salad Bowl, Growing Veggies for Salads and other Uses
Varies: $50 General Public; $30 if Master Gardener in Erie Co.; $45 if MG in other Co.