gardening workshops – Atlanta, GA

posted October 2, 2009

with Farmer D organics

OCTOBER 3rd: Strawberry Workshop with Farmer D
The best time to plant strawberries is right around the corner and you don’t want to miss it! Come check out this comprehensive workshop on how to grow organic strawberries led by strawberry grower extraordinaire, Dennis Martin. Sign up now, this one will fill up. We will also have organic strawberry starts for sale and everything youneed to get growing! Offered at both locations!
Class time: 11:00 am at Briarcliff and 3:00 pm at Norcross
$10 per person

OCTOBER 11th: Fall Health: Support your Immune System from the Garden and Beyond!
Join herbalist, Pam Gould, as she talks about ways to strengthen your immune system to help ward off colds and flu during the fall season. The information discussed will include nutritional and lifestyle recommendations to build your natural immunity as well as specific plants that address colds and flu. We will talk about everyday, easy preventative strategies as well as learn about which plants to turn to in the event of a cold or flu.
Class time: 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm at Briarcliff
$10 per person

OCTOBER 18th: Fruiting Trees and Berry Workshop
Farmer Whit will be giving us the inside information on growing and caring for fruiting trees and berry producers.
Class time: 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm at Briarcliff
$10 per person

NOVEMBER 21: Biodynamic Bee Keeping
Kyla Zaro-Moore and Curtis Gentry will be giving a workshop on the wonders of Biodynamic Bee Keeping. They will cover various bee related topics such as what equipment you need to house them, how to build a hive, how to manage a hive, and the general biology of bees. They hope to provide inspired bee keepers with resources and maybe even inspire some “New-Bees”!
Class time: 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm at Briarcliff
$10 per person

Please sign up online or call (404) 325-0128 to reserve your spot!