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"Dune Grass Use and Strategies for Erosion Control, and Best Practices for Dune Grass Success"


 Deane Wassink, from Olde Paths Nursery, Holland, MI

Deane and his family have been providing technical support and services regarding erosion control, landscaping design, and a wide range of plants including dune grass.  He has been a key consultant and contractor for many years for highway exit erosion control for Michigan, Indiana, and Illinois Departments of Transportation. In 2008 - 2010, Olde Paths planted over 40,000 plants for a local homeowner on the Lake Michigan Shoreline south of South Haven.

Please join us for this free educational program, held in conjunction with the Van Buren Conservation Districts' Tree & Dune grass sale.  See for more Tree Sale information. *** Free coffee and snacks with a raffle to win 200 dune grass plugs

Christopher Hart, horticulturist will show you how to use native plants in your garden for impact and to attract pollinators. Please join us for this free and educational presentation
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Christopher Hart, horticulturist will teach you how to propagate by taking cuttings from the Liberty Dogwood & Red Currant bushes in the garden. Bring your pruners & scissors. Small containers will be supplied so you can take the cuttings home.
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