DEARBORN – Dearborn Public Library will host Scott Hucker of Great Lakes Staple Seeds for a virtual talk about raising grains in home gardens at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 17 via Zoom.
Hucker will go through a growing season step by step, sharing his personal experience with growing these diverse and versatile staple crops: wheat, barley, oats, rice, sorghum, triticale, millet, and amaranth. He will speak about selection, planting, cultivation, harvest and processing on a personal-use scale, along with culinary uses.
To register for this program, go to the Library events calendar at dearbornlibrary.org. Registration is required to receive the Zoom meeting link.
For questions, go to dearbornlibrary.org or call 313-943-2330.
Hucker lives in Ortonville with his family on their small homestead farm which is the “Grains Department” of Great Lakes Staple Seeds. For more information from Scott and Eleanor Hucker and Great Lakes Staple Seeds, go to greatlakesstapleseeds.com.
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