Fall Growing Groceries Registration is now Open!
Dates: Mondays, 5:30 – 8:00PM, Oct 11th – Nov 8th, 2021; Field trip on Saturday, Oct 23rd from 10:00 – 12:30 PM in uptown Port Townsend. Optional fruit orchard tour from 12:45 – 1:30 at Blue Heron Middle School
Location: Zoom on Mondays and Port Townsend for Saturday Field Trip
Our popular Fall Growing Groceries class is taught by seasoned Master Gardeners who specialize in growing food. This class will be 1x/week for 4 weeks.
Interested in growing your own food this year? Join Master Gardeners and seasoned gardening experts for a fun filled four– week class.
This 4-week Zoom course will focus on the garden essentials for your spring garden. Topics include:
Location & Climate;
Soil amendments and improvements;
Garden types (pots, residential, and permaculture),
Fall considerations for fruit trees and bushes,
Plant Family/Crop Rotation
Garden planting calendars
“Salad bowl” and microgreen kits included
We will also host a half day field experience to learn about composting, vermiculture, self-watering planters, putting the garden to bed and fruit tree orchard care.
*Scholarships are available on a need basis. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Each participant will pick-up a notebook with WSU publications that will supplement the classroom learning as well as a “salad bowl” and microgreen kit. Pick-up locations are in Port Hadlock and Port Townsend.
The companion course, offered in the Spring.
Spring Topics include: soils, best cultivation practices, seed starting, early spring pest management and spring pests/diseases
Fall Companion Class Topics: soil improvement, garden styles, including permaculture and container gardening, crop rotation, bed preparation and irrigation.
It is our goal to make this class accessible to all. Scholarships are available by request. Please contact Bridget Gregg at 360-379-5610 x 210.
Questions? Please contact at Bridget Gregg, email@example.com or 360-379-5610 x 210.