Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Middle South

August, 2008
Regional Report

Shows & Events

Herb Day at Cheekwood Gardens
Cheekwood Gardens in Nashville, Tennessee, hosts exhibits, garden shows, lectures, and workshops throughout the year. Plan a trip to the garden on September 27 for the Herb Society of Nashville's annual Herb Day, which features guest speakers, artists, and vendors of plant-related products. The cost for the day, which includes an herb-filled lunch, is $35, plus a $10 gate fee (waived for garden members). For more information visit:

Web Finds

Food Preservation Information
Consult the National Center for Home Food Preservation Web site for the latest information on preserving various foods at home. You can search the site by keyword, review general information on various preservation methods, or search Cooperative Extension sites. Use the Publications link in the navigation bar to browse a collection of online articles on the topic.


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