• The Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce

  • Compost, Microirrigation and Rainwater Harvesting Workshops

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    Name: Compost, Microirrigation and Rainwater Harvesting Workshops
    Date: July 14, 2018
    Time: 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM EDT
    Website: Register
    Event Description:
    Attend a Composting workshop and learn to turn trash to treasure. You'll receive a free compost bin and thermometer too. The Microirrigation workshop will teach you how you can have a healthy and attractive lawn and landscape while conserving water. Tips on installing and using micro-irrigation are also presented. This irrigation method not only conserves water, but is not as restricted by current water restrictions as traditional in-ground irrigation systems! Hillsborough County residents may receive 1 free micro-irrigation kit when they attend the workshop. Learn how Rain Barrels are useful for collecting rainwater for irrigation while reducing erosion and stormwater runoff and how to make your own barrel using a 55-gallon plastic food-grade drum. Hillsborough County residents may receive 1 free rain barrel when they attend.

    Sponsored by Hillsborough County Extension and Water Resource Services/Public Utilities, University of Florida IFAS, Tampa Bay Water and Tampa Water Department.
    Location:
    UF/IFAS Extension Hillsborough County
    5339 County Road 579
    Seffner, FL 33584
    Date/Time Information:
    Saturday, March 10
    8:30am-11:30am
    Contact Information:
    If you have any questions please contact the Hillsborough County Extension (813) 744-5519
    Fees/Admission:
    Pre-registration required. Space is limited. Register online at hillsborough.ifas.ufl.edu
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