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January 27, February 24, + March 24, 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Biofuel Oasis, Berkeley, CA
Stefani will be teaching a three-part series; Growing Food 101- come for one class or all. Session 1: Getting Started. We'll cover food safety, soil structure, building raised vegetable beds, and setting up irrigation systems and watering strategies. You'll learn everything you need to know to structure your edible garden for success. Session 2: Planting Your Garden. We'll dive into soil preparation, perennial and annual plants, growing by seed, growing by transplant, plant placement, and fertilization. You'll leave with all of the tools to grow an abundance of food. Session 3: Maintenance. We'll discuss how you can make the most of your garden for a lifetime to come. We'll cover maintenance, secession planting, organic pest management, trouble-shooting water issues, harvesting, and maximizing food and enjoyment from your edible garden. We'll also talk about incorporating bees, backyard chickens, and pets into an edible garden space. $35 per class, or $90 for all three.