Organization: Civic Garden Center
Instructor: Holly Utrata-Halcomb, Hamilton County Soil & Water Conservation District
Cost: $15 (free for CGC volunteers)
This class will provide an introduction to basic soil science and discuss the importance of conserving and cultivating a biologically active soil to grow healthy fruits, vegetables and perennials. The seasonal cycle of soil as well as composting, green manure and cover crops will be reviewed as part of a strategy to build fertile soil. Soil testing kits will be available. The cost of the soil test for Hamilton County residents is $5 per test, for gardeners living outside of Hamilton County the fee is $12 per test.
Register online here.
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