Mahaska County Master Gardeners will hold Tomato Fest 2018 on Thursday, August 22 at 6:30 pm. Attendees will be learning about tomatoes including growing and tasting tomato varieties and tomato recipes. It will be held by the garden at the Mahaska County Extension Office. Attendees with an heirloom or hybrid variety they wish to share are encouraged to bring a few tomatoes. A minimum of one tomato should be washed and cut into sample size pieces.
The event is open to the public and there is no cost to attend. Prior registration is NOT required, but appreciated. If there is inclement weather, the event will be in the Auditorium. More information about this and other horticulture events can be found at the Mahaska County Extension Office; 212 North I Street; Oskaloosa Phone 641-673-5841; and www.extension.iastate.edu/mahaska/yardgarden.htm.