Only at Home: 2011 Huntington Ranch Symposium
The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens
San Marino, CA. Friday, November 18 2011.
Marking the second year of Ranch operations, this one-day symposium focuses on aspects of urban agriculture that can’t be duplicated in commercial settings. From the use of gray water irrigation systems to growing offbeat edibles, learn how to harvest the unique potential from your home garden. From 8:30am to 5:00pm.
Featuring: Master gardener Yvonne Savio, native plant specialist Lili Singer, the gray water expertise of Leigh Jerrard, garden designer John Lyons, master preserver Ernest Miller and soil expert Corey Wells. Delicious continental breakfast, lunch and afternoon refreshments provided by Little Flower Candy Company. The daytime event will close with an open tour of the Ranch.
When the symposium draws to a close please decide to stay for more fun with a local beer tasting and farm dinner. Keynote speaker Dr. Robert Wallace will present on the botany of beer. Featuring local artisans Craftsman Brewing Company, Eagle Rock Brewery and Little Flower Candy Company.
From 5:30pm to 8:30pm.