Grow Your Own Organic Garden Messalonskee W19
with Anna Mueller
Are you interested in learning how to grow your own vegetables in a sustainable manner? Join us for an evening-long workshop on how to grow your garden organically. We will discuss the basics of soil science and how to enrich your soil to produce healthy, high-yielding plants. The course will also cover the fundamentals of making and using compost, the principles of crop rotation, and how to incorporate green manures to manage nutrients in the garden. Other topics will include how to tell the difference between cultivated plants and weeds, basic weed control strategies, and cultural methods for dealing with pests. The instructor will be an experienced farmer or gardener from our area. You will receive free seeds, a copy of the presentation, and a resource guide! All welcome-from first timers to experienced gardeners. Limit 20 students.
Apr 3rd, 2019
Wed for 1 week from 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Messalonskee High School
131 Messalonskee High Dr.
Oakland, ME 04963 Get directions