$80 – $120

Grow Your Own Way: Veggie Gardening for Beginners

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Pentridge Community Garden

1 Stockade Avenue

Coburg, VIC 3058

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In Grow Your Own Way, horticulturalist Elspeth Brock will take participants though organic gardening methods with hands on experience in a community garden plot at Pentridge Community Garden.

Grow Your Own Way is a low cost gardening basics course for beginners ($120 for the course, which is $12 per 2 hour session x 8 sessions). Consession and Members rates also available for $80 for the full course.

In 8 classes from September to December 2018, you will learn how to grow your own vegetables - from soil preparation and propagation to harvest. All sessions will be held on Sundays for 2 hours from 10.30am to 12.30pm.

Gardening beds at Pentridge Community Garden will be set aside for this course and all tools, materials and equipment will be available on-site.

The following topics willl be covered over the 8 weeks:

02/09/18: Preparing good soil, design & planting seedlings

16/09/18: Raising seeds and propogating

30/09/18: Planning and the friendliness of companion planting

14/10/18: Watering, weeding, mulching, & feeding

28/10/18: Keep good soil - so good! Compost and the like

11/11/18: Pest control and management

25/11/18: Harvesting

9/12/18: Cooking, rejuvenating beds and crop rotation

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Pentridge Community Garden

1 Stockade Avenue

Coburg, VIC 3058

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