Native plant communities are supported by healthy, balanced soils that contain a diverse array of organisms, including microbes, insects, and worms. Learn the basics of soil science, the value of organic matter and its role in soil structure,and the importance of soil organisms. Learn how to make and use compost and compost tea, and how sustainable gardening practices contribute to creating high quality garden soil. Go home with a greater understanding of the life in your soil and knowing you won't have to buy fertilizer ever again. Bring your lunch. This is a four-session class.
March 4, 2017
Add to Calendar
Enhancing Life in the Soil
Native plant communities are supported by healthy, balanced soils that contain a diverse array of organisms, including microbes, insects, and worms. Learn... More info at www.chestercounty.com/events/103835/enhancing-life-in-the-soil
Mt. Cuba Center 3120 Barley Mill Rd. , Hockessin, DE 19707
$245 for a four-session class
Avon Grove Kennett Square Chadds Ford Oxford Unionville Landenberg