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Duckweed Farm Tour Invitation

September 9, 2013

Yaughts new paint jobAfter a long, busy summer of developing duckweed production, we’d like to share what we’ve learned about this amazing plant and how it can be grown for a wide variety of uses. In conjunction with Mother Earth News’ Farm Tour month, you are invited to take a tour of GreenSun’s duckweed farm this coming Saturday from 10-2pm. Experience duckweed pond harvesting, processing,  and solar drying.  Wine tasting on the pond bank and a good time had by all. Bring a picnic lunch and a fishing rod if you like.

Cost: Free


Car parking is available nearby. All visitors will be escorted in via truck due to the location.

Location: Dublin, Kentucky

Pack alongs: a broad-brimmed hat and a lawn chair

When:  Saturday September 14   10-2pm  If rained out, date moved to Saturday Sept 21.

4 Comments leave one →
  1. Gail Mitchell permalink
    June 21, 2015 8:09 pm

    Dear Ms. Fakhoorian,
    I work at a Wildlife Park in Florida, and we have Duckweed on our alligator enclosure. I want to include your positive uses of Duckweed I read on the internet. May I have your permission to include it in our volunteer newsletter? I will certainly include your name and the research you do.
    Thank you,
    Gail B. Mitchell
    Secretary Specialist
    Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park
    4150 S Suncoast Blvd.
    Homosassa, FL 34446
    (352) 628-5343


  2. hamdi shaar permalink
    September 10, 2013 12:58 am

    Wish I could be there


  3. September 9, 2013 9:05 am

    Samuel, that is great! Looking forward to meeting you in person. If you can give me number of folks you are bringing later in the week, that would be wonderful.


  4. September 9, 2013 7:56 am

    awesome! We will be there. I’m also going to try and bring a few friends.


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