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Learn to grow a better food garden at
Mother Earth News Fair
25-plus workshops show how to plan, plant, fertilize and maintain organic gardens
TOPEKA, Kan. (Aug. 30, 2010) — Do you want to start a garden but don’t know where to begin? Maybe you’re a seasoned gardener who wants to explore using more advanced techniques to get more out of your plot.
At the Mother Earth News Fair, slated for Sept. 25-26 at Seven Springs Mountain Resort near Pittsburgh, gardeners of all levels can choose from more than 25 hands-on demonstrations and seminars on everything from planning a sustainable vegetable garden to composting and choosing the right tools.
Scheduled gardening speakers and topics include:
The Mother Earth News Fair will offer more than 200 sessions on organic gardening, real food, natural health, small-scale livestock, homesteading, renewable energy, green building and remodeling, DIY projects, green transportation, and related topics.
Attendees also can take part in a seed swap; artisan food tastings; local and organic food offerings children’s projects; live music; vendor, livestock and craft demonstrations; and a green shopping pavilion.
Tickets cost $15 for a one-day adult pass or $25 for both days. Children 17 and under are free. To order, go to http://tickets.7springs.com/eventperformances.asp?evt=69 or call (800) 234-3368.
Call (866) 437-1300 for lodging information and reservations at Seven Springs Mountain Resort.
About Mother Earth News
Mother Earth News (www.MotherEarthNews.com) is the Original Guide to Living Wisely. Topics include organic gardening, do-it-yourself projects, cutting energy costs, using renewable energy, green home building and rural living.
About Ogden Publications Inc.
Ogden Publications Inc. (www.OgdenPubs.com) is the leading information resource serving the sustainable living, rural lifestyle, farm memorabilia and classic motorcycle communities. Key brands include Mother Earth News, Natural Home, Utne Reader, Capper’s and Grit. Ogden Publications also provides insurance and financial services through its Capper’s Insurance Service division.
About Seven-Star Inc.
Seven-Star Inc. (www.sevenstarevents.com) is the nation’s largest full-service event company focusing exclusively on green events. Since 1999, Seven-Star has provided turnkey green event services for trade and consumer expositions, conferences, concerts and mobile tours, including the 2008 Democratic National Convention, Live Earth concert events and the Green Festivals.
About Seven Springs Mountain Resort
Seven Springs Mountain Resort (www.7springs.com), located in Seven Springs, Pa., is the perfect place for family vacations that create lifelong memories. Each year the family-friendly resort hosts more than 1 million overnight and day guests, who enjoy a vacation that includes the finest skiing, snowboarding and golf that Pennsylvania has to offer, the exhilaration of sporting clays, and the luxurious Trillium Spa.
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