Winter Seminar: February 19th, 2017

Edible Landscaping: Fruit, Nuts and Berries for your Vermont Yard. Presented by Jacob Holzberg-Pill. UVM Aiken Center, Room 102, 4:00 pm

Discover the best trees and bushes for turning your yard into a delicious beautiful landscape. Join us to learn about cold-hardy, low maintenance, productive and tasty plants you can grow at home. Many of these uncommon fruits are as handsome as they are delectable. You will leave this lecture excited for your future abundance.

Jacob Holzberg-Pill’s work as an educator has centered on agroecology, nature connection and holistic land stewardship. He holds graduate degrees in Education and Forest Ecology, and most recently co-founded Dig In Farm, facilitating regenerative agriculture programs for young people. He loves growing harvesting and eating fruits, nuts and berries. Lately he has been enjoying working to perfect his flourless chocolate cake recipe and tracking foxes in the snow.

Click here for slides from Jacob’s talk. (pdf – 9.5 M)