Florida NRCS Commemorating Earth Day Celebration with Tree Planting

Randall Ag "Outdoors", Florida, Forestry, Nursery Crops, Specialty Crops, USDA-NRCS

Earth Day 2013Folks have gathered at the Brooksville Plant Materials Center for the Florida NRCS annual Earth Day event.

Roney Gutierrez with treeAnd Acting State Conservationist Roney Gutierrez explains the purpose of the Earth Day event, how their celebration also coincides with National Wetlands Month and how they are commemorating it all by planting a pignut hickory tree.

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Janet Grabowski Janet Grabowski, manager of the Brooksville Plant Materials Center, gives us the details of the actual event as well as information regarding their mission at the Plant Materials Center.

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