Seed Saving Program in Pontiac on September 17

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Seed Saving & Propagation- Livingston CountyThursday, September 17 at 6:30 p.m.U of I Extension Livingston County officeUniversity of Illinois Extension Livingston County Master Gardeners will be hosting a workshop entitled "Seed Saving and Propagation" on September 17 at 6:30 p.m. at the Livingston County Extension office. Join Dee Woodburn and Sherri King, Livingston County Master Gardeners, for a step-by-step discussion and demonstration on harvesting and preserving seeds as well as taking cuttings.Master Gardeners will explain why we harvest seeds, saving seeds from vegetables, what to know before you harvest, the different types of seeds and plants, and how to collect, clean and store seeds. The presentation will include samples of different kinds of dried flower heads and seeds and a demonstration on cleaning seeds.