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NJ High School Horticulture Expo March 15-16 at Mercer County College

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Event:
NJ High School Horticulture Expo March 15-16 at Mercer County College
Start:
March 15, 2014 9:00 am
End:
March 16, 2014 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Category:
Organizer:
MCCC Horticulture Program
Phone:
609-570-3772
riccoa@mccc.edu
Updated:
March 4, 2014
Venue:
Mercer County Community College
Phone:
6095864800
Address:
1200 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor, NJ, 08550, United States
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The Mercer County Community College Horticulture Program and the NJ Department of Agriculture will team up to host the New Jersey High School Horticulture Expo. The public is welcome to visit this free show. Suggested viewing hours are: Saturday, March 15, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Sunday, March 16, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Exhibits will be displayed on the 2nd Floor Skywalk, surrounding the quad on MCCC’s West Windsor Campus, 1200 Old Trenton Road. More than 500 high school students from 30 schools will participate, including representatives of the FFA Student Leadership Organization. Students come from schools that offer horticulture and agriculture programs and will be judged in 30 categories including a live floral design competition on Friday morning. Other categories include house plants, terrariums, dish gardens, bedding plants, and themed floral arrangements such as wedding bouquets and holidays. Best in Division and Best in Show will be awarded.