Bedford Extension Master Gardeners are from all walks of life, and volunteer on behalf of Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE). We receive specialized training in environmental horticulture. We serve as partners with … [Read More...]
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Freezing/Drying Your Fruits & Veggies
Saturday, Oct. 17th, 8am-Noon
Location: Forest Farmers Market
A free hands-on workshop about Freezing/Drying your produce. Presented by Bedford Extension Master Food Volunteers.
THE OCT 10TH WORKSHOP AT GROSS' ORCHARD (PRESERVING APPLES) HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
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