Gardening

Gardening


  • Online Meeting
     Tue., May 30, 2023
     6:00pm - 7:30pm
  • Online Meeting
     Tue., June 6, 2023
     6:00pm - 7:30pm
  • On-Farm Meeting
     Sat., June 10, 2023
     9:30am - 2:00pm

A four week online/on-farm course dedicated to building a home apothecary using herbs you can grow, collect, and find in your spice rack. The course consists of easy to follow explanations, quick guides to be saved and referenced, demonstrations, weekly at-home herbal projects, hands on learning, and an herb kit mailed to your home! This course focuses on herbs that are readily available to help you build self-reliance into your wellness routine.


  •  Sat., June 10, 2023
     9:00am - 11:30am

Proper care of fruit trees can boost their health and maximize their production. This is a hands-on class focused on learning how to summer prune and provide other necessary care for your fruit trees.


  •  Sat., June 17, 2023
     9:00am - 11:30am

Building healthy soil is the foundation of a bountiful garden. Join us for a discussion on the composition of soil and how we can improve it, so our crops and other plants will grow better. Discover how to assess what nutrients and amendments our soils need and find resourceful ways to create a flourishing home garden.


  •  Sat., June 17, 2023
     9:00am - 11:30am

Drip irrigation is one of the most efficient methods of watering. In this hands-on workshop, you will learn the basic concepts of drip irrigation, the tools, design and system management and gain experience on assembly and installation techniques.


  •  Sat., June 24, 2023
     9:00am - 10:30am

Take a tour of the farm while learning the principles of regenerative agriculture. See how our farmers implement regenerative practices that revitalize the land and restore the historic American River Ranch. Many of these principles can be applied to your home garden. Everyone can play a part in creating a climate-safe California.