Garden Stage Schedule Weekend One
February 22nd -  February 24th  

Friday, February 22

1:00pm - 2:00pm     Lawn Care Practices to Promote Water Conservation,
                                Daniel Sandor, U of M Extension Educator

2:00pm - 3:00pm     Edibles for Small Spaces, Mark Armstead, Beisswengers

3:00pm - 4:00pm     The Skinny on Soil Health, Bob Dahm, Organic Bob Lawn

4:00pm - 5:00pm     Water Features Gaining Popularity, Nick “The Pond King”
                                Needham, Pond King Water Gardens

5:00pm - 6:00pm     Fermentation for Beginners, Bob Lies, Egg|Plant
                                Urban Farm Supply

Saturday, February 23 

PB Approved Image-resized11:30am - 12:30pm    Drew and Jonathan Scott, HGTV's Property Brothers:
*Presentation will be on the Main Stage, but there will be a live feed to the Garden Stage for viewing.  Seating is on a first, come, first serve basis.

12:30pm - 1:30pm     Drew and Jonathan Scott Meet and Greet (wristband required)  
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Appearance sponsored by Southern Lights proudly featuring the unique designs of Capital Lighting

2:00pm - 3:00pm      Wasps, Flies, Moths, and More: What Gardeners Should 
                                 Know about Pollinator Diversity and Bee Lookalikes,
                                 Clara Costello, U of M Bee Squad

3:00pm - 4:00pm      Lazy Sustainable Gardening, Theresa Rooney, Hennepin 
                                 County Master Gardener

4:00pm - 5:00pm      Urban Goat Keeping, Audrey Matson, Egg|Plant Urban 
                                  Farm Supply

5:00pm - 6:00pm      Water Features Gaining Popularity, Nick “The Pond King” 
                                  Needham, Pond King Water Gardens

Sunday, February 24

11:00am - 12:00pm      Horticulture Therapy: The parallel between ancient
                                     wisdom and modern science, Heidi Heiland, Owner of
                                     Heidi’s GrowHaus

12:00pm - 1:00pm       Emerald Ash Borer and Japanese Beetles.: What to do
                                    now they are here, Randy Ryder, Karl Morris, Jennifer
                                    Poling, Entomologists at SBM Life Sciences

1:00pm - 2:00pm         Water Features Gaining Popularity, Nick “The Pond King” 
                                    Needham, Pond Kings Water Gardens

2:00pm - 3:00pm         Backyard Chicken Basics, Bob Lies, Egg|Plant 
                                    Urban Farm Supply

3:00pm - 4:00pm         Hydroponics for Year-Round Salad Greens, Larry Cipolla, 
                                    Hennepin County Master Gardener