Rogers Farm to host Fall Field Day Sept. 10

The field day will feature workshops, activities, live bluegrass music and homemade food. Workshop topics include growing garlic, dividing peonies and identifying toxic plants in the landscape. There will be a demonstration beehive, door prizes and children’s activities, including face painting and a garden scavenger hunt.

Staff from the UMaine Extension pest management office, the state toxicologist and local garden group representatives are scheduled to attend.

The event is free and open to the public, and will be held rain or shine. No registration is required. For more information or to request a disability accommodation, contact Jonathan Foster at james.j.foster@maine.edu or Kate Garland at katherine.garland@maine.edu, 942.7396.