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Grow Your Garden
Sponsor Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center
Type of Event Education
Description Are you an aspiring urban homesteader? Do you want to grow fresh organic vegetables at home? This hands-on retreat will give you a starting point for the ultimate backyard garden. Learn organic practices for: * seeding and transplanting herbs, vegetables and flowers * building raised beds * raising chickens * composting * caring for your plants Transform your yard into an edible paradise with chicken tractors, redemptive composting, sheet mulching and other techniques. Take home a start-up kit including seeds and an array of plants that you can put directly into the ground yourself. Featured evening classes include food security and sustainability, permaculture design and inspirations for gardening.
Date/Dates May 01 2011 - May 05 2011
Times 2:00 PM - 02:00 pm
Cost See website for pricing
Street Address 116 Johnson Road Google Map
Location Falls Village, CT 06031 United States
Contact Information
Contact Name Registrar
Phone Number (860) 824-5991
Additional Information
Religion Jewish - Reform, Reconstructionist, Conservative, Converting, Orthodox, Pluralistic, Progressive, Secular Humanist, Jewish Renewal, Just Jewish, Traditional, Transdenominational, Unaffiliated