Mr. Brian Gillis is hosting a night to get out and learn a little about adult plant propagation in the Rich Hill Agriculture Classroom. The topics to be covered are; stem tip cutting, stem section cutting, leaf section cutting, air layering and Elderberry propagation.
The event will be held on Tuesday, April 28th from 5-7 pm. The FFA greenhouse will be open for business following the class.
Participants will take home Coleus, Wandering Jew, Cordyline, Mother-in-Laws Tongue, and Elderberry. The only cost is an empty 2 liter pop bottle that each person should bring.
Contact: Brian Gillis at firstname.lastname@example.org or 417-395-4191
Schedule of Events:
Introduction of Instructors
-Basic Information about propagation and handouts from University of Missouri Extension
-Coleus/Wandering Jew (Stem tip, Stem Section Cuttings in Dixie cups in plastic bags and wick irrigation pop bottle)
-Mother-In-Laws Tongue (Leaf Section Cutting also in plastic bag)
-Elderberry (Patricia Miller University of Missouri Extension)