Prairie Reconstruction Speaker
Oskaloosa, Iowa – Mahaska County Master Gardeners will host Carl Kurtz, a native plant seed dealer from St Anthony Iowa. Carl is the author of A Practical Guide to Prairie Reconstruction on Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 7 pm. Kurtz sells seed from the over 150 acres of his family farm that he has converted to prairie. His seed is sold bulk mix and includes at least 40 different species.
The presentation will be held at the Mahaska County Extension Office. It is free and open to the public. All who are interested are encouraged to attend.
More information about this and other horticulture programs can be found at the Mahaska County Extension Office; 212 North I Street; Oskaloosa; Phone 641-673-5841; and www.extension.iastate.edu/mahaska/yardgarden.htm .