Horticulture Tech. to Host Grafting Seminar
WINTERVILLE—The Pitt Community College Horticulture Technology program will host a grafting seminar on campus March 31 that is free and open to the public.
Scheduled to take place in Building T-25 on Spaulding Drive, from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., the hands-on learning experience will feature Ronald Dollyhite of Wilkes Community College demonstrating the procedure for grafting fruit trees. Dollyhite’s instruction will cover several methods and techniques, including whip and tongue, cleft, saddle and omega grafts.
The seminar will include a light lunch and refreshments for all attendees, and participants will be permitted to take their grafted fruit trees home with them.
Due to space limitations, those interested in taking part in the event are asked to contact PCC Horticulture Technology Curriculum Coordinator Jerry Pittman at (252) 493-7544 or firstname.lastname@example.org by March 29.