Workshop Series 2015
Anacostia Hours & Sliding Scale possible
Limited to 10 participants
Pre-Register with $25 deposit by Feb. 20th
Contact: Judy Walsh-Mellett
Workshop Dates & Descriptions
March 7: Growing Good Soil: Foundation for a great garden, composting, vermiculture, organic amendments, cover crops
March 21: Garden Planning: Choosing a location, soil testing, planting decisions
March 28: What to Plant When: Starting seedlings indoors and direct seeding
April 4: Preparing Growing Beds: Double digging and sheet mulching
April 18: The Growing Season: Maintaining healthy plants, transplanting, tending, watering, harvesting, four season growing
About the presenter: Judy grew up gardening with her Dad and sisters in Upstate New York. She has tended a garden in Mount Rainier for over 25 years, and also has beehives.
Training and Certifications: Master Gardener (1994), Volunteer US National Arboretum (1997), Sustainable Mini-Farming Course with Ecology Action (2000), Permaculture Design Course (2013), Intern at EcoCity Farms (2013).
Listen to Radio Interview with Judy on Behind the Mind Radio:
(podcast from March 2014) http://www.mixcloud.com/tag/gardening/