Soil is alive! Balanced soils contain a wide assortment of organisms that support healthier plants. Soil is often the least understood and most overlooked component of sustainable gardening. Learn about soil structure, the biodiversity of soil organisms, good composting practices, how to make compost tea, and why this all matters. Go home with a greater understanding of the life in your soil and a commitment to make your garden more eco-friendly. Bring your lunch.
Elaine Ingham, PhD: Elaine is a world-renowned soil biologist who studies the microbial life of soil and how organic “works.” She founded Soil Foodweb, Inc. to help farmers all over the world grow more resilient crops
Weekly on Saturday and Sunday
Mt. Cuba Center
- 3120 Barley Mill Rd., Hockessin, DE, 19707
3120 Barley Mill Rd.