GHS plant sale being held now due to coronavirus closing

first_imgLatest Stories Rich said there is still a good selection of flowers and vegetable plants and at a good price.“Not good prices, great prices,” said Sandy Walker who bought a trunk-load. “It’s almost like they are giving them away. The plants are all healthy and beautiful. These students have done such a great job. I’m excited with all my plants.”Rich said the students are taking all precautions when handling the plants. Print Article Sponsored Content Published 9:29 pm Monday, March 16, 2020 Skip Email the author Students at the Agriculture Academy at Goshen High School filled three greenhouses with plants they had neutered from seeds to maturity.  The closing of schools due to the coronavirus left things “hanging” so to speak.Baskets of Boston ferns, Spider ferns, Wandering Jew and Geraniums were hanging from the rafters and the tables were filled with periwinkles, lantana, succulents, tomatoes, squash … just to name a few of the plants destined for sale.“The plant sale was planned to begin March 30 but, because school would be out, we had to move the sale to Monday (March 16),” said Jamie Rich, Ag Academy instructor. “We didn’t really know what to expect but we were so blessed. We opened Monday with three full greenhouses and now we have one and a half.” The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… By The Penny Hoarder Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Patriot Health ZoneHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential Health32-second Stretch Ends Back Pain & Sciatica (Watch)Healthier LivingThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Troy falls to No. 13 Clemsoncenter_img Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration “We are keeping everything wiped down and clean,” she said. “The students are using hand sanitizer so there should be no concern about the handing of the plants.”The Ag Academy Plant Sale will continue today and Wednesday during school hours. Plants and prices are: Boston ferns, $8; Macho ferns, $15; Asparagus fern, $10; Spider plants, $3; Succulents, $2; Wax begonias, $10; Petunias (white/6 pack), $3; vegetables, (6 pack), $2.50; Vinca (periwinkle/6 pack) $2.50; Geraniums (red) $5; Pothos (variegated) $5 and Wandering Jew, $10. Rich expressed appreciation to Pike County for the tremendous support of the plant sale and of the students for their dedication and hard work. “The support has been a true blessing and we are so grateful,” Rich said. By Jaine Treadwell Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day GHS plant sale being held now due to coronavirus closing You Might Like Book Nook to reopen Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits MEETING OF THE MINDS: Officials meet to discuss COVID-19 coronavirus preparations The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) issued new guidance on Monday advising people to avoid or cancel gatherings of… read morelast_img read more

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