*** MEDIA ADVISORY ***
DATE: Thursday, May 26, 2011 -- RAIN DATE: Friday, May 27
TIME: 11 a.m. to noon
WHAT: Permaculture Garden Planting Begins
WHERE: Franklin Dining Commons, Stockbridge Rd., Amherst
The first day of planting at one of the first student-led university permaculture gardens in the nation will take place at UMass Amherst on Thursday, May 26, just outside Franklin Dining Commons on Stockbridge Rd. Over the coming season, it will supply fresh produce to the campus dining commons.