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MSU Extension experts will answer questions at farmers' market in Bozeman

September 4, 2013 -- MSU News Service

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BOZEMAN - Montana State University Extension specialists will have a booth at the Gallatin Valley Farmers' Market at the Gallatin County Fairgrounds Saturday, Sept. 7, when Mary Burrows, MSU Extension plant pathologist, and Lynn Paul, MSU Extension food and nutrition specialist, will answer questions about plant diseases and food preservation issues.

The specialists will also provide free MSU Extension factsheets and MontGuides on various issues.

“People are encouraged to bring plant samples and food preservation and food safety questions,” said Toby Day, Extension horticulturist and Master Gardener coordinator. “The specialists in the booth this week offer a depth of knowledge for gardeners and home food preservers.”

The Gallatin County Farmers Market runs from 9 a.m. through noon, Saturdays through Sept. 14.

For more information about the MSU Extension Specialist Farmers Market booth, contact Day at (406) 994-6523 or