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Mark Your Calendars For The Spring Garden Party

Mark Your Calendars For The Spring Garden Party

This year's speaker is Eric Bergeson from Fertile, MN. You may familiar with Eric's Facebook and Social Media videos, featuring gardening methods and practices for the Northern Prairie.  Eric  has been involved in the nursery business all of his life. He owned Bergeson Nursery, a business started by his grandfather Melvin in 1936, for seventeen years. He has spoken to hundreds of groups about gardening, and was host of cable television's Little Garden on the Prairie.

During college, he studied in Cambridge, England; Wellington, New Zealand; and Warsaw, Poland.

He continues to speak and write, publishing Successful Gardening on the Northern Prairie in the spring of 2017. He will have his book available for sale and signing during Garden Party.

 Eric will be presenting 2 seminars on Saturday, June 2, one at 10:00 am and another at 2:00.  

  • 10:00 am Seminar #1 "Yard and Landscape Design for the Northern Gardener"
  • 2:00 pm Seminar #2 "Growing Fruits and Vegetables on the Northern Prairie"