Join us for an exciting discussion on the pleasures and pitfalls of raising hens for eggs in your backyard, as well as interesting strategies used for gardening in a changing and increasingly unpredictable climate. Our speaker, Dr. Louann Murray, will also be discussing the locavore and Slow Food movements, the issue of heirloom versus hybrid seeds, and show some of the latest gardening gadgets for urban farmers. This enlightening talk is bound to aid any gardener, whether beginning or expert!
Louann Murray has a BA in Environmental Biology from University of Colorado in Boulder, a PhD in Biomedical Science from University of Connecticut Health Center in Farmington, and is an active environmentalist working with the Orange County Conservation Corps. In her spare time, she works on her backyard-turned-farm, growing a variety of fruits and vegetables and raising egg-laying chickens.
Date & Time
March 3, 2016
4:00pm – 5:30pm
Bolsa Chica Conservancy
3842 Warner Ave.
(additional parking will be available at the HH Yacht Club, 3821 Warner Ave.)
$5.00 (per person)
Reservations must be made in advance as spots are limited
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