USU Urban Homestead Expo

Saturday, April 18 2020 from 10:00AM - 3:00PM

Event

PLEASE NOTE - WE MAY MOVE THIS EVENT TO AN ONLINE FORMAT DUE TO COVID-19 CONCERNS.

Calling all backyard gardeners, urban homesteaders, and hobby farmers! Do you want to step up your sustainability game? Interested in moving beyond tomatoes and peppers in your garden? Come to the Urban Homestead Expo at Conservation Garden Park to learn from our experts.

Registration is required for admittance to this event.

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY and be sure to register for only ONE BREAKOUT SESSION PER PERSON PER TIMESLOT. Each session costs $5.

10am - 11am: (Choose only one)
Breakout 1 -Growing Herbs and Cooking with them too!
Breakout 2 - Seed Starting Strategies
Breakout 3 - Organic Gardening
Breakout 4 - Raising Livestock - Goats/Sheep/Pigs
Breakout 5 - Walking Tour - Localscapes - Water Efficient Practices

11am - 12pm: (Choose only one)
Breakout 1 - Getting Started with Home Canning
Breakout 2 - Proper Pruning Practices
Breakout 3 - Backyard Composting
Breakout 4 - Getting Kids Involved in Raising Livestock
Breakout 5 - Walking Tour - Edible Landscape Plants

12pm: Lunch Break

12:30pm - 1:30pm: (Choose only one)
Breakout 1 - Secrets to Succesful Soil
Breakout 2 - Weed Management
Breakout 3 - Thinking of getting Bees?
Breakout 4 - Raising Smallstock - Rabbits/Ducks/Quail
Breakout 5 - Walking Tour - Best Perennials for Utah

1:30pm - 2:30pm: (Choose only one)
Breakout 1 - Selling your Products/Home Foods Act
Breakout 2 - Early and Late Season Gardening
Breakout 3 - Recent Veggie Pests and Diseases (and why you should care!)
Breakout 4 - Backyard Chickens
Breakout 5 - Walking Tour - Pollinators and Attracting Wildlife

If you have questions, call Andrea at 385-468-4825.

Saturday, April 18

10:00AM - 3:00PM