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Compost, Microirrigation and Rainwater Harvesting (Non-Hillsborough County Residents )

UF/IFAS Hillsborough Extension
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Nov 09 8:30AM - 11:30AM

This registration site is for residents living outside of Hillsborough County ONLY. If you live in Hillsborough County, please go to Compost Happens, Water-Wiseand Rain Barrel Workshop(Hillsborough County Residents)to register for these workshops.The registration fee per each workshop isnon-refundable.If you register and you, or someone in your household, or at your address, have previously attended any of these workshops in the past, you are not eligible to attend again and the registration fee isnon-refundable.The registration fee may not be credited towards a future workshop.

8:30 AM -Attend aCompostingWorkshop and learn to turn trash to treasure. You'll receive a compost bin, compost bucket and thermometer after attending the workshop.(1 per household and the representative of the household must be an adult )*!

9:30 AM -TheMicroirrigationworkshop will teach you how you can have healthyand attractive landscape beds while conserving water. This irrigation method not only conserves water, but is not restricted by current water restrictions as are traditional in-ground irrigation systems!Hillsborough County residents will receive 1 microirrigation kit* (per household and the representative of the household must be an adult) after they attend the workshop.

10:30 AM -Learn howRainwater Harvestingisuseful for collecting rainwater for ornamental plant irrigation while reducing erosion and stormwater runoff, and the use of potable water for irrigation. Hillsborough County residents will receive 1- 55 gallon plastic food-grade barrel* (per household and the representative of the household must be an adult) after they attend a workshop.

Sponsored by UF/IFAS Extension Hillsborough County Extension, Public Utilities, University of Florida/IFAS, Tampa Bay Water and the Tampa Water Department.

*If you have attended any of these workshops in the past you are noteligible to attend again*

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the class start time shown or you will need to register for a future class.

Attending workshops on behalf of another person is not permitted. No photographs or recording of presentations is allowed without prior permission from the presenter(s).

If you have any questions, please contact the UF/IFAS Extension Hillsborough County at (813) 744-5519.

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