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The New Fresh and Local Growing Your Own Organic Fruits and Vegetables!

Dates: March 20 - April 3, 2023

Meets: M from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Location: Stetson M.S. A101

Registration Fee: $64.00

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The continuing escalation of fresh produce prices, concerns about produce safety, shipping, and challenges from an increasingly hard to predict weather in the region might have you wanting to set up a productive vegetable, herb, and fruit garden. YES, you can easily grow your own produce - whether in raised beds, mixed in with the flowers or in containers on the deck! This workshop will teach you time saving and sustainable methods on how to set up and select the fruits, berries herbs and vegetables best suited for your family. Soil preparation, composting, seed starting, transplanting, care, irrigation, pest management, harvesting and preserving your abundant harvest will be covered. Techniques for extending your season in the spring and fall will also be discussed. Students will start tomatoes, eggplants, peppers or zucchini from seed.
Fee: $64.00
Hours:6.00

Stetson M.S. A101

1060 Wilmington Pike (Rte. 202)., West Chester 19382
From West Chester, take Rte. 202 South to light at Stetson Middle School.
Make right at light into school parking lot.

Elizabeth Alakszay

Date Day Time Location
03/20/2023Monday6:30 PM to 8:30 PM Stetson M.S. A101
03/27/2023Monday6:30 PM to 8:30 PM Stetson M.S. A101
04/03/2023Monday6:30 PM to 8:30 PM Stetson M.S. A101