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Introduction to Organic Gardening/Farming Series, March 2017

March 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Introduction to Organic Gardening/Farming

The breadth of topics covered will include fundamental organic principles and practices, seed starting, garden planning, soil preparation and care, transplanting, direct seeding, pest issues, harvesting, options for controlling weeds, extending the season, when to plant and harvest, year-round planting, cover crops and more. This series is packed with usable information for all
gardeners hoping to produce more and better food.

This class will consist of three 2-hour sessions held on consecutive Wednesdays.

Prior to the series is a FREE introductory class to highlight topics to be covered. We request registration for the free introductory classes to know how many people to plan for.

FREE Introductory Session / Choose one to attend:

March 1 / Weds / 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Portage Public Library, 300 Library Ln., Portage, MI 49002

March 7 / Tues / 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Van Deusen Room at downtown Kalamazoo Public Library

Organic Farming / Gardening Series

All following sessions are held at
First Congregational Church, 345 W. Michigan Ave., Kalamazoo
March 15, 22, & 29 / Wednesdays / 6:30 – 8:30 pm


Date: March 29
Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost: $120
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Address: 345 W. Michigan Ave.
Kalamazoo, MI United States


Enrollment 8 to 25
Minimum age 12
Tuition fee $120
Instructor(s) Pete Robertson