A two day course at Cloughjordan Ecovillage with Pen FitzGerald on Saturday March 27th and Saturday April 24th From 11am to 4.30pm
Cost E50 per day or E90 for both Concessions E40 and E80, 10% reduction for bookings received by 13th March.
Day One will cover soil preparation, planning your plot, rotation and early seed sowing with an opportunity for practical outdoor input.
Day Two will cover composting, soil fertility, pest and weed control, plant care and planning through the year.
The course will give a basic introduction to growing your own vegetables and is suitable for those with little or no experience. Emphasis will be placed on helping participants to start growing their own vegetables at home or allotment this year. Both days will provide practical outdoor input.
Pen Fitzgerald has been growing vegetables organically for her own use for nearly 30 years.
Applications with payment to Pen FitzGerald, Cloughjordan Ecovillage, Main Street, Cloughjordan, North Tipperary. Telephone: 087 7923950.