Taking the Mystery Out of Organic and Sustainable Growing
Discover the dark art of growing organic and enjoy fresh fruit and veg, grown naturally at home.
Date & Time
|Date||Saturday 21st October, 2017|
|Time||9:00am to 4:30pm|
£80.00 per person.
Price includes a lovely lunch made with lots of produce grown on site here at Battlesteads.
This packed 1 day course will guide you through lots of interesting and proven methods you can introduce without costing a fortune in the process.
Presented by Kate Norris our Head Gardener who since 2007 has been at the forefront of creating the Battlesteads vegetable garden, polytunnels, orchard and walled garden using tried and tested organic and sustainable methods.
This 1 day course will cover:
- Making feeds from natural products
- Pests and how to deal with them
- Water management
- Recycling household waste items into gardener friendly tools and equipment
- Question and answer session on organic growing topics
Event Specific Information
This course will start 9am and finish 4.30pm, includes a tour of the Battlesteads grounds, materials for seed sowing, refreshments and a delicious 3 course lunch with garden produce.
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