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It’s mango mania! Learn how to grow and propagate this delicious fruit, how to address the problems of insects and manage diseases. Last year, 250 mango varieties were exhibited! Sample a large selection of rare mangos.
Instructor: Michael C. Winterstein, Subtropical Horticulture Research, Agricultural Science Research TechnicianDetails
Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava (District 8) and Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces Department cordially invite area residents to attend a public meeting regarding the planning and development of: Preston B. Bird and Mary Heinlein Fruit & Spice Park. Public Meeting to be held at UF/IFAS Miami-Dade Extension office (J.D. Campbell Ag. Center) 18710 SW 288th Street, Homestead FL 33030 Tuesday, December 19, 2017 ~ 6:00pm – 8:00pm For questions or information about the meeting, please contact Alissa Turtletaub,…Details
It’s Mango Mania time again! The Fruit & Spice Park is partnering with the Tropical Fruit and Vegetable Society of the Redland to present this highly anticipated annual event! Come and enjoy a delightful morning learning how to grow and propagate mangoes, how to address their problems of managing insects and diseases, and hear interesting tales of mango history. Lecture held at UF/IFAS Extension Miami-Dade County, 18710 SW 288 St., Homestead, FL 33031 at 9:00 AM. Then top it off…Details
Vendors and exhibitors will feature starter plants and trees, and growing and gardening supplies. Workshops, cooking demos and healthy eats are among the other offerings. The festival raises funds for Florida Organic Growers & Consumers. Sponsored by Bee Heaven Farms and the Fruit & Spice Park.
Admission: $8 in advance, $10 at the door (children 11 and under are free)Details