Fundamentals of Organic Gardening

Good Shepherd Center 4649 Sunnyside Ave N, Seattle, WA, United States

Description Want to grow your own food but don't know where to begin? Learn how to start your organic garden, and continue caring for your crops, so you can eat fresh, healthy food year-round. This two-part, 5-hour introduction to fundamental organic gardening topics takes place over the course of two evenings. The first evening will take place indoors and include an interactive lecture and group conversation. The second evening will take place primarily outdoors, as a hands-on class in the

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Gardening with Hügelmounds

Picardo P-Patch 8040 25th Ave NE, Seattle, WA, United States

Description Have you heard about hügelkultur or hügelmounds and wondered what they’re all about? This method of gardening mimics the natural forest ecosystem and turns garden debris into useful fertilizer and elevated garden beds. In this hands-on class, you’ll learn how to use common yard waste to improve soil fertility, sequester carbon and create dynamic garden beds. During this participatory workshop, we will: This class will take place outdoors, at Picardo Farm P-Patch where community gardeners have been using the

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Secrets of Companion Planting

Rainier Beach Urban Farm and Wetlands 5513 S Cloverdale St, Seattle, WA, United States

Description Did you know that some plants grow better together? Improve the health and productivity of your garden by choosing plants that work together as companions, rather than compete for resources. This class provides an introduction to the many ways that you can combine plants to maximize your harvest and make the most of your space. In this class we discuss examples of companion planting, inter-planting and polyculture. Learn about: This class will feature an interactive lecture with slide show,

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Summer in the Organic Garden

Description Summer is here! What’s happening in the garden? Join us for an engaging and participatory online class, where we’ll dig into the details of the summer season. In this session, we’ll discuss: This virtual class will feature a live, interactive lecture with slide show, group conversation and time for questions and answers with the instructor. A detailed outline with recommended resources will also be provided. We will be using Zoom for this class, which you can use on your

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Fall in the Organic Garden

Description Autumn often marks the greatest harvest time, but what else is going on in the garden? Join us for an engaging and participatory online class, where we’ll dig into the details of the fall season. In this session, we will discuss: This virtual class will feature a live, interactive lecture with slide show, group conversation and time for questions and answers with the instructor. A detailed outline with recommended resources will also be provided. We will be using Zoom

Winter in the Organic Garden

Description Winter can be a quiet time in the garden, which is perfect for pruning and planning! Join us for an engaging and participatory online class, where we’ll dig into the details of the winter season. In this session, we will discuss: This virtual class will feature a live, interactive lecture with slide show, group conversation and time for questions and answers with the instructor. A detailed outline with recommended resources will also be provided. We will be using Zoom

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