A lively 6-part series with Adam Schick, laying out the steps to achieve the garden you envision reconciled with the time you have for it. Each class will start with a presentation on the day's topic, followed by questions and a walk through Linnaea Farm's market garden.
SENSE OF PLACE , PLANNING,
Helping you time the planting schedule in the
garden with the season at hand.
SEEDING, CLOCHES, COVER CROPS
Making the right conditions
Two practices that must be understood to have long-term success in the garden
SOIL AND COMPOST
Soil and composting are at the heart of good ecological agriculture
PESTS AND WEEDS
Just plants and creatures in places you dont want them; eating things intended for you. Learn to move towards prevention and good garden management, working with nature and not against it.
YEAR ROUND CROPPING/IRRIGATION
The best part of a coastal garden - fresh food from the garden all year, the balance of water and the succession of the garden through all the seasons
$30 per class
Full Series for Linnaea Farm Society Members $150
Questions? Contact Linnaea Farm at (250) 935-6747
Classes are held Saturdays from 10-12 at the Linnaea Farm Education Center.
Coming from off island? Stay in the Linnaea Farm House!