How to plan your growing space

Ryton Organic Gardens
Wednesday, 21 February 2018 -
2:00pm to 5:00pm

*This course is now fully booked*
We still have places remaining on our course Getting ready for the new season 9.30am-1pm on Wednesday 11th April. Book your place here.

This half-day course is a perfect follow on from the ‘Introduction to the principles of organic growing’. Using organic principles, it will focus on how to plan your organic growing space, choosing what to grow and when to grow it.
We will outline the key principles of designing a rotation so that you are able to organise your growing space to provide a continuous supply of healthy food. You will go home with a plan of action and something seasonal to grow in your garden.

What we will cover:
  • Discover how to assess your growing space;
  • Learn the best times of year for various gardening activities;
  • Create a cropping plan for your food growing space;
  • Learn how to design a rotation;
  • Learn some practical growing skills by sowing something seasonal to take home.
Course level: Beginners
What you need to bring: Sensible shoes and outdoor clothes and an outline of your own growing space.
Booking a place: 

This course is not suitable for children under the age of 16. Details of this course are subject to change.

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Contact Phone: 
024 7630 3517