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Organic Vegetable Farming & Gardening Class


Kirkwood Community College is offering Grow: Johnson County volunteers free access to Instructor Scott Koepke's Organic Vegetable Farming & Gardening Classes. (If you would prefer to pay the $10 tuition for the class, please register through Kirkwood's website.)

Class description: From seed to harvest, this class covers a comprehensive overview of what to consider when starting or expanding an organic garden.  Through hands-on application at the Grow Johnson County Farm, students will learn about healthy soil, discuss mapping and placement, rotations, companion plantings, proper tools, watering, mulching, tilling options, thinning, weeding, and season extensions. 

Earlier Event: May 12
Volunteer Orientation