Hey Now — Come to Our Next Sustainable Garden Conference

Spring is here and the Department of Urban Horticulture and Design at Farmingdale State College invites you to attend the 6th Sustainable Garden conference on Saturday April 14, 2018.


This year’s event – entitled Reclaim Your Turf: Designing Sustainable Landscapes — will be held in our greenhouse complex from 8:30am – 2pm. Regional speakers will discuss topics or demonstrate techniques relating to the themes of the department’s Sustainable Garden. All of the specifics, including the exact agenda, presentation topics and speaker bios, can be found in this PDF flyer.

Admission to the conference is $35.00, free for members in good standing, and includes a continental breakfast and lunch.

To preregister for the event, at the special rate of $30.00,  please send your check (made out to ASC – the Sustainable Garden) directly to: Michael Veracka, Department of Urban Horticulture & Design, Thompson Hall, Farmingdale State College, Farmingdale, NY 11735. Preregistration ends on April 9th.

To become a member (Friends of the Sustainable Garden) please see this link — https://blogs.farmingdale.edu/sites/thesustainablegarden/memberships/

For more information, or to check on the status of your membership, contact: Michael Veracka (631) 420-2392 or email michael.veracka@farmingdale.edu

For more information about our past conferences see this link – https://blogs.farmingdale.edu/sites/thesustainablegarden/events/

The Department of Urban Horticulture & Design Greenhouse complex is conveniently located adjacent to the Smith Street/ Rt. 110 entrance on the Farmingdale State College campus — https://www.farmingdale.edu/about/pdf/farm_map.pdf