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Cover Crops and Fall Vegetables – What to Plant at the End of the Season

August 23 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm EDT

Gardening season may be winding down, but there are still things that you can plant in your vegetable garden in the fall. Learn about the value of cover crops and some examples of what to plant for soil health and spring garden preparation. Discover the wonders of fall planted spinach and gain some tricks for planting garlic – one of the easiest crops to grow if done right.

Instructors: Nate Bernitz, UNH Extension Public Engagement Program Manager and Beth McGuinn, long-time organic gardener and garden educator.

Location: Demonstration and Teaching Garden at NH Audubon’s Massabesic Center

Fee: $15/person; $10/NH Audubon member or UNH Extension volunteer


Registration deadline: August 18

Refunds will be issued for cancellations before August 18.

If the event is sold out, please email [email protected] to be added to the waitlist.

To request a reasonable accommodation, please contact: Ruth Smith at [email protected] or 603-355-2718.

The Demonstration and Teaching Garden is a partnership program between UNH Extension and NH Audubon, which provides the public with research-based, sustainable gardening information and skills that benefit people and our environment.


August 23
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm EDT
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Massabesic Center
26 Audubon Way
Auburn, NH United States
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