Saturday, February 23, 2019

March 2019 Meeting - Kevin Lausman of Suncoast Beekeepers


What: MRFC March 2019 Meeting - Kevin Lausman of Suncoast Beekeepers

When: Monday, March 11th, 2019

Where:  Harlee Building/County Fairgrounds, 1303 17th St W, Palmetto, FL 34221

Kevin Lausman of Suncoast Beekeepers will speak on honey bees and their many necessary benefits.  He is extremely knowledgeable and is a Master Beekeeper which is a minimum of 5 years training thru University of Florida .  He is also a Welch Honey Judge and judges shows thru out the US.

There will be the usual plant raffle and tasting table. We welcome donations of edible plants and fruit for the raffle and fruit dishes for the tasting table. Donors will receive a free ticket for the raffle. Additional tickets can be purchased.

Monday, January 14, 2019

February 2019 Meeting - Keith Zimmerman - Edible Palms


What: MRFC February 2019 Meeting - Keith Zimmerman - Edible Palms


When: Monday, February 11th, 2019

Where:  Harlee Building/County Fairgrounds, 1303 17th St W, Palmetto, FL 34221

February’s speaker will be Keith Zimmerman on edible palms. Keith is a palm expert and obsessive as well as a med student. He has also generously donated three different coconut palm cultivars for Palma Sola which are currently being grown out.

There will be the usual plant raffle and tasting table. We welcome donations of edible plants and fruit for the raffle and fruit dishes for the tasting table. Donors will receive a free ticket for the raffle. Additional tickets can be purchased.