We’ll make gardening easy and enjoyable for you, by teaching some of the most important techniques that can make the difference between success and failure. A healthy, thriving garden is possible, without a huge investment into time and error.
Dates for workshops in 2019 will be posted shortly.
October – Season Extension in your Garden
Learn how to keep harvesting from your garden until the end of the year (and beyond!). We’ll show you simple, effective methods of extending your gardening season, so that you can enjoy fresh-picked, tasty produce into the winter months.
Saturday, October 6, 2018 @ 11:30am
Extend your spring Gardening Season
With some simple protection, a variety of frost-hardy vegetables can be planted in April to yield extra-early harvests. We’ll show you a couple of low-cost, low-tech designs that will enable you to get an early start to your gardening season!
Date / time to be announced for Spring 2019
Techniques to Suppress Weeds and Retain Moisture in your Garden
Mulching is one of the best practices that a gardener can adopt, for suppressing weeds, retaining moisture, enhancing microbial activity in the soil, promoting plant growth… as well as several other benefits.
We’ll show you some of the most effective mulching techniques that will save you hours of time through the gardening season, and make gardening so much more enjoyable. We’ll give some comparisons of the pros and cons of different mulching systems, and give some detail on our favourite methods at the farm.
Date / time to be announced in the winter for Spring 2019