Murray County Master Gardeners hosting Summer Garden Tour
Murray County Master Gardeners are hosting a Summer Garden Tour in the Slayton area on July 10, 2014 from 3:30 to 8:00 p.m. Several kinds of gardens including shade, raised, flower gardens, and a greenhouse will be included in the tour. A rain date has been set for July 11; listen to KJOE Radio 106.1 FM for postponement announcements.
Tickets and maps will be available from all Murray County Master Gardeners, First National Bank and Minnwest Bank South in Slayton, and the Murray County Extension Office. Tickets will also be available for purchase at any of the garden sites during the tour on July 10. Tickets are $5.00, with proceeds going to community garden projects.
Slayton area hosts this year are Ken & Marlys Knuth, Wally & Carol Gregory, Karen Juenemann, VIP Greenhouse, Prairieland Economic Development Corporation, Gail & Dick Kruger, Bruce & Judy Parrott, and Marian Mulder. Master Gardeners will be at each site to assist with gardening questions.
These gardens will offer a wide variety of plants and landscaping. Participate in the tour on July 10 to see the beautiful gardens and get some ideas for your own projects.
Murray County Master Gardeners are Ardis Andert, David Bau, Karen Burch, Gaylene Chapman, Colleen Gengler, Mona Henkels, Betty Kassel, Matthew Meier, Marilyn Moger, Jan Scherbart, Kathy Schwartz, Patty White, and Beth Ann Winter. Call University of Minnesota Extension-Murray County Office at 507-836-6927 if you have questions regarding the tour.