Organic Food Growing Made Easy

Be prepared – Grow your own food security 

Saturday, 19th March 1-4pm

Growing your own organic food has never been more important and urgent. This step-by-step organic food growing course is the roadmap to get your vegetable garden from started to thriving. Anyone and everyone can grow their own nutrient-dense, organic food; a great first step towards self-sufficient living. Leonie Shanahan qualified horticulturist, permaculturist, organic gardener, author, and gardening educator for 20 years will teach you.

With Leonie’s fun and easy-going guidance, you will learn:

Soil – All health starts in the soil

Garden beds: How, What, and Why.

–  where to put a garden plot

– no dig method

– raised garden beds

– tank gardens

– pots / bathtubs

Get growing: What do you need?

–  gardening products

– worm farms – how, what, and why

– planting:  seeds, seedling, and plants

– perennial permaculture plants for self-sufficiency

Mulch: different types including living mulch and green manures

After care/maintenance

Harvesting food

What’s Included

Herbal teas from the garden.

Garden tour.

Yandina Community Gardens  Cnr Farrel & North St, Yandina.   The Course is in the ‘Blue’ house.

Price $ 65.00 – Limited numbers – Booking essential – EVERYONE WELCOMED

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Edible Garden Tour and Tastings Event – including herb teas

at Yandina Community Garden – Sunday 27th March – 9.30-11.30am

Survive and thrive edibles. Walk through the garden identifying and tasting edible plants, herbs and weeds that are food most people aren’t familiar with. Huge number of plants to discover. Bring your camera and notepad. Enjoy a variety of herb teas from the garden. Empower yourself with knowledge.

Leonie Shanahan – horticulture, permaculture and organic gardener and founder of Edible School Gardens program is your expert guide.

Yandina Community Gardens (known as The Blue House) corner of Farrell St and North St, Yandina

Cost $15

Limited numbers.   Bookings essential. Click Here to book now!

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