Get Ready for Fall – Free Gardening Clinic & Organic Plant Sale

Get Ready for Fall – Free Gardening Clinic & Organic Plant Sale

  • Sat., August 24, 2019
    8:00am - 1:00pm

Learn how to grow vibrant, tasty and healthy plants from our knowledgeable staff and community educators. Registration for free classes, tours, walks and talks will occur at the event ONLY and be on a first-come, first-served basis. Many thanks to SMUD for sponsoring this event.

Visit our organic plant sale to fill your garden with vegetable starts, edible perennials, medicinal and culinary herbs, succulents and flowers which will provide beauty and food through the fall and winter. All plants are organically grown with love, and selected for the Sacramento area. We will also have a limited quantity of fruit trees for sale.

Free Gardening Classes

8:15-9 AM Preparing a Fall Garden with Shawn Harrison (Outside*)

8:15-9 AM Backyard Urban Beekeeping with Rachel Morrison (Schoolhouse)

9:15-10 AM Worm Composting with Kate Waldo (Schoolhouse)

10:15-11 AM Raising Backyard Chickens (Schoolhouse)

10:15-11 AM Edible Gardening in Small Spaces with Jenn MacLeod (Outside*)

11:15 AM-12 PM Building Soil Fertility with Mark Van Horn (Schoolhouse)

12:15-1 PM Gardening with Native Plants with Mark Lum (Schoolhouse)

*Next to the Schoolhouse.

Free Tours, Walks & Talks

10 AM Farm Tour with Shawn Harrison (Oak Shelter)

11 AM Regenerative Farming Walk & Talk with Tyler Stowers (Oak Shelter)

11:30 AM Herb Walk & Talk with Kellan MacKay (Oak Shelter)

12 PM Explore Volunteer Opportunities with Adriana Jones (Oak Shelter)

Fun for the Whole Family

Farmstand ● Activities for Kids ● Cooking Demos ● Tours & Talks ● Classes

Bring the whole family out to the American River Ranch for activities, tours and classes. Our organic produce is spectacular this season. Featuring organic fruit and vegetables, local honey, eggs, jams, baked goods, herbs, flowers, special products from local farms and unique and practical gifts for the cook and gardener.

Location: Soil Born Farms American River Ranch, 2140 Chase Drive, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670

For more information email Adriana Jones >> or call  (916) 363-9685 ext. 1019.