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The State of Citrus in 2020 with Lynette Walther – June 23
June 23rd: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
***Please note that due to the on-going pandemic guests must take safety seriously during this program, and are advised to wear face masks. Seating for this event will be outdoors in chairs set-up a safe distance apart. Please bring exact change to minimize cash transactions. This event is subject to change due to state and local regulations.***
Lynette Walther will share her experience cultivating citrus trees for more than four decades at a small specialty grove in northeast Florida. She will speak about growing citrus, provide a short history of the industry, and will address about a botanical pandemic now threatening citrus varieties around the globe.
Lynette Walther writes biweekly garden columns for The Camden Herald, and features for Maine Seniors, Maine women, Down East, Maine, Boats, & Harbors magazines. She is the GardenComm Gold medal winner for writing and a five-time recipient of the GardenComm Silver Medal of Achievement, and the National Garden Bureau’s Exemplary Journalism Award.
This event is part of the Summer Talk series, sponsored by First National Bank.