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July 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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One event on June 15, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on June 29, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on July 6, 2019 at 10:00am

Plant Eat Repeat

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Date:
July 6
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10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Calling all new and experienced gardeners!

Want a stronger connection to your food and where it comes from? Want a chance to network with neighbors and others in your community interested in edible gardening?

The Food Well Alliance, Park Pride, and the Atlanta Botanical Garden are teaming up to launch a brand new series of summer workshops at community gardens across metro-Atlanta. Whether you’re a novice or a gardening pro, come prepared to learn from experts who will provide hands-on teaching and demonstrations.

All workshops will feature light refreshments, opportunities to network, and instruction on the following topics:

Pest and Disease Management / Crop Rotation
– Common pest and what to look for
– Homemade or organic pest control
– Common crop rotations
– Companion plant combinations

Irrigation, Harvesting and Post-harvest Management
– Water wand nozzles
– Drip irrigation & soaker hoses
– Hand harvesting, washing and storing produce
– Added value products
– How to read harvesting guidelines

Tools and Equipment
– Tool rental options for larger tools
– Tool maintenance and care
– Storage
– Cleaning

WORKSHOP DATES & LOCATIONS:

Saturday, June 15, 10 a.m. – Mason Mill Community Garden
Saturday, June 15, 4 p.m. – Peachtree Hills Community Garden
Saturday, June 29, 10 a.m. – Parkview Community Garden
Saturday, July 6, 10 a.m. – Campbellton Community Garden

Learn more and register for a workshop:

foodwellalliance.org

Members Save!

In addition to unlimited free admission during daytime hours, Garden members save on classes, gift shop purchases and more.

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