Tour of DNR Webster Nursery

When: 
Thursday, May 16, 2024 - 2:00pm
Where: 

near Olympia

Host: 
Grays Harbor Chapter
What: 

DNR’s Webster Forest Nursery Tour

WHEN: Thursday, May 16, 2024 from 2:00-3:30 pm

WHO: Carlos Gantz, Nursery Manager

WHERE: Webster Nursery, 9805 Bloomberg St. SW, Olympia, WA

Come visit and learn about DNR’s nursery where so many of us get our tree seedlings. Carlos Gantz, the new nursery manager, will lead us on a guided tour of the state facility.

Highlights

  • How nursery staff collect, process and store seeds
  • Greenhouse seedling production in containers for planting (P+0 seedlings) and transplanting (P+1 seedlings)
  • Bare root fields with seedlings growing, and explanation of cultural treatments used at the nursery
  • Q&A Session

Please Note: Attendance is limited.

Contact Merc Boyer at mercboyer@gmail.com to reserve your place.

Directions: From I-5, take Exit# 99, (SR 121). Head West on 93rd Street. Turn Left on Bloomberg St. SW. Drive a short distance until you see the Webster Nursery sign on the right.