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Where and when will Garden Editor Mike McGrath spring up next?

Thursday - 4/25/2013, 11:39am  ET

WASHINGTON - WTOP's Garden Editor Mike McGrath will be making several appearances in the D.C. area this spring.

Here are the details:

Friday through Sunday, March 15 - 17

Mike will be speaking at the Frederickburg Spring Home & Garden Show at the Fredericksburg Expo Center in Fredericksburg, Va.

Times and topics:

Friday, March 15:

  • 2 p.m.: Get your lawn off drugs
  • 4 p.m.: Grow your best tomatoes ever

Saturday, March 16:

  • 10:30 a.m.: Grow your best tomatoes ever
  • 2 p.m.: Get your lawn off drugs
  • 5 p.m.: Organic answers to your garden questions

Sunday, March 17:

  • 12 p.m.: Get your lawn off drugs
  • 2 p.m.: Grow your best tomatoes ever

Saturday, April 6 and Sunday, April 7

Mike will be speaking at the Dover Home Show, at the Sheraton Dover Hotel, 1570 North Dupont Highway, Dover, Delaware

Times and topics:

Saturday, April 6:

  • 11 a.m.: Get your lawn and landscape of drugs
  • 1 p.m.: Grow your best-tasting tomatoes, ever
  • 3 p.m.: Everything you know about compost is wrong

Sunday, April 7:

  • 12 p.m.: Everything you want to know about compost is wrong
  • 2 p.m.: Grow your best-tasting tomatoes ever

Saturday, April 27

Mike will be speaking at the Community Home Show in Ocean Pines, Md. Detail to come. Check for updates here.

Saturday, May 4

Mike will speak at Prince William County County Compost Awareness Day, Yard Waste Compost Facility, 13000 Balls Ford Road, Manassass, Va.

At both 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., Mike will talk about how to make and use compost in your landscape and how to avoid making rookie mistakes. Click here for more information.

Saturday, May 11

Mike will give workshops on tomato growing and organic gardening at the Landis Valley Museum Herb and Garden Fair, 2451 Kissel Hill Road, Lancaster, Penn. For more details, click here.

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