By FOX 47 News:WHAT: Grand opening event celebrating Bailey GREENhouse, Michigan State University’s newest hoop house. The herbs grown in Bailey GREENhouse will be tended to by students of the Residential Initiative for the Study of the Environment (RISE), a living-learning residential program housed in Bailey Hall.
Herbs from the GREENhouse will be served at Brody Square dining hall and The State
Room Restaurant at Kellogg Center. The herbs are grown in soil with composted pre-consumer food waste from Brody Square. Guests are invited to come explore the newly constructed hoop house and taste appetizers with greens from the structure.
Remarks will begin at 4:30 p.m. and will be followed by a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
WHO: Fred Poston, Vice President for Finance and Operations, Vennie Gore, Assistant Vice President for MSU Residential and Hospitality Services and Laurie Thorp, Coordinator of the RISE Program, will all be speaking.