If you want to know where your food comes from and how it’s being treated, this course is a great solution. Learn to grow it yourself!
HINT – this can be a great gift idea for an avid intermediate or novice gardener. Learning to grow is a gift they will use forever!
The purpose of each plant is to procreate and many do that via seeds. Learn about the gardener’s part in helping veggies and fruit attract the necessary pollinators and achieve their best growing potential.
We can help you grow the biggest, best, most beautiful, pest and disease free plants. You will reap the benefit with an amazing harvest. The focus of this 8 week course is on edible plants and their beneficial companions. Options are explored for all sizes of gardens including small urban plots, patios and balconies.
8 weeks of classroom instruction and hands-on workshops covering everything from soil preparation and seed selection to planting, maintaining, harvesting and preserving. Focus is on gardens you can EAT as well as colourful and helpful companion flowers.
Location – Civic Garden Complex , 625 Springbank Drive
Time – 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm each week.
Date – Tuesdays from March 20 to May 8, 2018
Cost – $100 for 16 hours of instruction, some hands-on time in Greenhouse, plus basic seed starting supplies.