Henrico berry plant sale benefits 4-H youth program

The Henrico County office of Virginia Cooperative Extension is selling a variety of berry plants to support its 4-H Youth Development program.

Blackberry, raspberry and blueberry plants are available for $5 each. A bundle of 25 strawberry plants is $8.

Order forms are available from the Extension Office, in the Human Services Building at 8600 Dixon Powers Drive, and any location of the Henrico County Public Library. They also are available at henrico.us/extension. To receive a form by fax, call (804) 501-5160.

All orders received by Thursday, March 9 will be filled. Those received later will be filled while supplies last.

Plants will be distributed from 3 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 21 and from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 22 at the Virginia Randolph Recreation Center, 2175 Mountain Road.

The berry plant sale is a fundraiser for 4-H Youth Development, a volunteer-led program that provides a safe and nurturing environment for youth to develop confidence, leadership and other life skills.