The annual tree and shrub sale at the Fairgrounds in Monroe is one of the area’s best-kept secrets. This years sale will be on March 2 and 3 at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds in Monroe. Over 60,000 plants are sold to the public annually for use as backyard bird habitat, erosion control, windbreaks, hedgerows and reforestation. Small trees, shrubs, perennials and groundcover plants can be purchased during the two-day event, cash and checks only. To view a copy of the brochure, please go to www.snohomishcd.org/plant-sale.
Neighbors, co-workers or organized groups like garden clubs who want to learn about backyard conservation and farm-related topics can request a ‘Meet-up’ or ‘Mug-up’ from Snohomish Conservation District. Staff from the District will bring the coffee and a speaker There is no charge for the speaker. Learn more at http://snohomishcd.org/Meetups_mugups2.pdf or call Brett at (425) 335-5634, ext. 114 to schedule a speaker for your organization or office.