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30 Oct '22

Composting

October 30 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
UF/IFAS Extension Miami-Dade County and Fruit & Spice Park, 18710 SW 288 Street
Homestead, 33031 United States

Compost is organic material that can be added to soil to help plants grow. Food scraps and yard waste together currently make up more than 30 percent of what we throw away, and could be composted instead. Learn how to compost and help keep these materials out of landfills. Special Speaker: UF IFAS Master Gardener Volunteer. $25 to participants with free entry into the park and $5 for FSP members.

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11 Nov '22

Tour with the Horticulturist

November 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fruit & Spice Park, 24801 SW 187th Avenue
Homestead, FL 33031 United States

Take a walking tour with our Horticulturist. Each tour will focus on a different region or collection

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29 Jan '23

The 10 truths

January 29, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fruit & Spice Park, 24801 SW 187th Avenue
Homestead, FL 33031 United States

The ten truths of tropical fruit (1 hour)Jeff Wasielewski, UF/IFAS Extension Miami-Dade County – Learn the truths about tropical fruits that nobody ever told you.

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26 Mar '23

Pest, pathogens

March 26, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fruit & Spice Park, 24801 SW 187th Avenue
Homestead, FL 33031 United States
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30 Apr '23

Grafting / Air layering

April 30, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fruit & Spice Park, 24801 SW 187th Avenue
Homestead, FL 33031 United States

Louise King, Fruit & Spice Park. Learn the basics of grafting and airlayering. By Grafting, we can get highly desirable characters from parent ‘stock’ plant to different ‘scions’. By air layering, we can get same characteristics from parent to offspring.

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19 May '23

Tour with the Horticulturist

May 19, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Fruit & Spice Park, 24801 SW 187th Avenue
Homestead, FL 33031 United States

Take a walking tour with our Horticulturist. Each tour will focus on different region or collection

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28 May '23

Proper Planting 

May 28, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fruit & Spice Park, 24801 SW 187th Avenue
Homestead, FL 33031 United States

Proper planting of tropical fruit trees (1.5 hours)Jeff Wasielewski, UF/IFAS Extension Miami-Dade County – Learn how to plant Tropical fruit trees and keep them healthy and producing.

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30 Jul '23

Preserving the Harvest

July 30, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fruit & Spice Park, 24801 SW 187th Avenue
Homestead, FL 33031 United States

Louise King, Fruit & Spice Park (1hr) Whether you grow a garden full of vegetables and fruits, or buy fresh produce from your local farmers market, you won’t want to let it go to waste. Learn about the many methods available to you to enjoy your produce long after it leaves the garden.

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11 Aug '23

Tour with our Horticulturist

August 11, 2023 @ 10:00 am
Fruit & Spice Park, 24801 SW 187th Avenue
Homestead, FL 33031 United States

Take a walking tour with our Horticulturist. Each tour will focus on different region or collection

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27 Aug '23

Proper Pruning 

August 27, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fruit & Spice Park, 24801 SW 187th Avenue
Homestead, FL 33031 United States

Proper pruning of tropical fruit trees (1.5 hours)Jeff Wasielewski, UF/IFAS Extension Miami-Dade County – Learn the reasons why Tropical fruit trees should be pruned to keep them healthy and producing.

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24 Sep '23

Intro to Tropical Fruit

September 24, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fruit & Spice Park, 24801 SW 187th Avenue
Homestead, FL 33031 United States

An introduction to tropical fruit (1.5 hours) Learn the basics of tropical fruit.

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03 Oct '23

Tour with the Horticulturist

October 3, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fruit & Spice Park, 24801 SW 187th Avenue
Homestead, FL 33031 United States

Take a walking tour with our Horticulturist. Each tour will focus on different region or collection

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