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Maine Adult Education

Grow Your Own Organic Garden

with Julee Applegarth, Bonny Eagle Adult Education


Grow your own garden organically. We’ll talk about the basics of soil science and how to enrich your soil to produce healthy, high-yielding plants. We’ll cover the fundamentals of making and using compost, the principles of crop rotation and how to incorporate green manures to manage nutrients in the garden. We’ll show you how to tell the difference between cultivated plants and weeds. Learn basic weed control strategies and cultural methods for dealing with pests. The instructor will be an experienced farmer or gardener from your region. We will even send you home with free seeds! All are welcome, from first-timers to experienced gardeners who want to experiment with new techniques. Materials Fee: $5 payable to MOFGA instructor night of class.


Code: 6200.08.0.318.7.161415
  • Apr 4th, 2018
    Wed from 6:00 - 9:00 pm


700 Saco Rd
Standish, ME 04084 Get directions

Room: 210

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