Edible Gardening Weekend
A celebration of homegrown herbs, vegetables and fruit
Saturday, April 16
10:00am: Growing Fruit Trees in Maryland with Terry Freed of Eastern Shore Nursery
11am-1pm: Music by Rob Levit Trio: Enjoy the smooth jazz, Latin and pop sounds of Annapolis’ most popular jazz group, the award-winning Rob Levit Trio
11:30am: Herbal Remedies for the Gardener with Catherine Cusack, RN, esthetician and avid gardener
1:00pm: How to Grow Twice as Much in Half the Space with WTOP’s own Mike McGrath
2:30pm: Edible Matchmaking from Roots to Fruits Lost in a sea of varieties? Homestead Gardens Education Coordinator Gene Sumi hosts a Q&A session to guide you to the best edible plants for your garden.
Sunday, April 17
10:00am: Black Gold Gene Sumi teaches the DO’s and DON’Ts of composting
11:30am: Edibles in the Landscape Homestead Gardens Annuals Manager Kerry Kelly will discuss incorporating herbs and vegetables in throughout your garden
1:00pm: Southern Maryland Meats Program An introduction to the region’s livestock farmers
2:30pm: The Grassfed Gourmet Fires it Up! Cooking demo & book signing with Rita Calvert
Herbal food tastings throughout the weekend. All events take place in Davidsonville.