Grow your own organic garden!

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Grow Your Own Organic Garden

Sponsored by MOFGA

Instructor: Mary Linda Raplye

$12

Are you interested in learning how to grow your own vegetables in a sustainable manner? Join us for a one-night workshop on how to grow organically. We'll talk about 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 of dealing with pests. The instructor is an experienced gardener and will send you home with free seeds! All are welcome, from first-timers to experienced gardeners who want to experiment with new techniques.

April 3 5:30-8:30 pm

call Adult Ed at 633-3224 to enroll

Event Date: 
Wed, 04/03/2019 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Event Location: 
Boothbay Region High School
Address: 
236 Townsend Avenue
Boothbay Harbor  Maine  04538
Contact Name: 
Pam Moody
Contact Phone: 
(207) 633-3224
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