$100

Organic Gardening: growing great vegetables throughout the year (#2)

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Chilliwack

7697 Lickman Road

Chilliwack, BC V2R 4A7

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These two four-hour workshops are intended for beginning and more advanced home gardeners looking to gain food self-sufficiency. By applying some basic gardening principles you’ll learn how to grow more food on less land without an aching back so that you can eat from your garden every day of the year. Your instructor is Dan Oostenbrink, market gardener at Local Harvest Market in Chilliwack. Dan will help you gain confidence in the garden. He’s passionate about organic growing and a gives a practical approach for gardening that maximizes your gardens productivity—and you’ll never pull a weed again.

Each workshop includes a hands-on component and a tour of our market garden.

  • Workshop 1 – (MARCH 17: 9 am - 1 pm) Planning and preparing. No-till mulch gardening explained. Succession planting. What to transplant and what to direct seed. Growing healthy transplants.
  • Workshop 2 – (APRIL 21: 9 am - 1 pm) Dealing with pests. Growing herbs and flowers. Everything you need to know about tomatoes, cucumbers, eggplant and melons. Fall and winter gardening.

Note: Workshops cannot be taken individually.

$100 for both sessions. This price includes 200 starter plants (lettuce, kale, broccoli, tomatoes, peppers etc.) that you’ll be able to plant in your own garden.

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How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Email Dan at localharvestgardening@gmail.com

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Yes.

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