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Organic Vegetable Gardening

Want to learn how to get the most from your garden and have an abundance of vegetables, fruits and herbs?

This 1-day workshop will run on the following dates in 2022:

Saturday 30 April / Saturday 29 October

from $103 | 1 day

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This hands on workshop designed for the beginner will give you all the skills needed to grow your own pumping vegetable garden. Learn how to build healthy soils and work with the seasons to fill your belly and pantry with your very own produce. This course will give you everything you need to know to grow a productive garden, including vegetables, fruits and herbs.

The workshop is a mix of classroom presentations and practical exercises, giving you a chance to get your hands dirty on a real working farm.

Donna Livermore is an educator, biologist, permaculture & gardening teacher and community activator. She is passionate about living a life of good health, sustainable abundance and with a strong connection to the environment and local community. Donna has an on-going commitment to school education through her work in sustainability and biodiversity education.

With chickens, worms and a productive food garden in the front yard of her tiny suburban block, Donna is reimagining what it means to live a good life in the city and shares this with others in her local community and through her Instagram page @AGoodLifeintheCityandTown

What you will learn

  • How to get the most from your garden and have an abundance of vegetables, fruits and herbs
  • Gain an insight into seasonal produce growing
  • Learn the skills and knowledge to create an abundant and productive garden

What you will get

  • The change to get your hands dirty on a real working farm

What to bring

  • Notepad
  • Writing materials

What to wear

  • Casual, clothes you don’t mind getting dirty

CERES reserves the right to cancel workshops due to insufficient numbers.

If we cancel the workshop you will be entitled to a 100% refund, or you may choose to transfer to another date, subject to availability.

If you decide to withdraw 7 or more days prior to the workshop date CERES will retain a 10% administration fee.

If you decide to withdraw less than 7 days prior to the workshop date CERES will retain 100% of your workshop fee.

Should CERES have to cancel the course due to Government changes relating to the COVD-19 response, we will let you know as soon as possible. Affected participants will be sent a notification that includes details on how to re-book another date or workshop. While cancellations on our part remain refundable within the specified time period, we do hope you will consider bearing with us in these precarious and trying times, and consider the rescheduled date where possible.

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