Friday, 13 February 2015

March Workshops

Sign up now for workshops in March as they fill up fast!

Green Zebra tomatoes growing in my greenhouse
 
Tomato Seeding and Growing Workshop ~ $25

When: Sat, Mar 14th
This Workshop is currently full. Thank you! 

However, please let me know if you are interested, so that I can place you on the cancellation list. Also, if enough interest, I may put on a second seeding workshop.    

Time: 1pm till 4 pm
*snacks and bevvies included
From seed to harvest, how to grow great tomatoes. This is a steal of a deal! 

Choose from a huge selection of heirloom seeds here at NGG.
Sow the seeds here at the greenhouse. We go over the best medium to use, the correct watering, lighting, feeding, etc.. 
Then you take the seed trays home and grow them on. You will be equipped with all the how-to information to successfully take them from seed to harvest.

*Optional - purchase a $40 supply package to help you with your growing needs; heat mat, seeding dome, fertiliser,  etc...

Great pic of edibles living in harmony with flowers from hgtvremodels.com


Edible Landscaping ~ $20

When: Sun, Mar 22
    OR   Sun, June, 7th

Time: 1pm till 3pm
How to integrate edibles into the ornamental garden/yard.

How to grow food in amongst your flower beds. No need to make a special veggie plot, learn how to add all kinds of edibles into your existing landscape.
Gorgeous colour and texture for visual appeal, while keeping your family stocked with fresh fruits and veggies, too. Also discussing companion planting. 

Take home some seeds/plants to get you on your way.

 The Nitty Gritty Potager 2014

Grow Your Own Food aka Kitchen Gardening 101 ~ $50

When: Sun, Mar 29th
                 
Time: 10 am till 3pm
 * light luncheon and bevvies included.

How to plan your potager, create the vision, choose great plants for successful crops and have awesome soil to grow them in.

Learn how to make your own potager/kitchen garden. Will cover info on watering and fertilising, plus composting and companion planting. 
Everything you need to know, from beginner to experienced. Food for thought, for body and for soul.

This workshop is a comprehensive one that goes over a bit about everything you need to know to start your own potager (kitchen garden). 

Includes organic heirloom seeds to get you started.
 
Hanging basket at the greenhouse...
Join us for all kinds of planting workshops this spring, too!  

MORE.....
 
Many more workshops available, both tutorial how to's and hands on diy's that allow you to create your own spectacular designs. 
 
Please see the new website for more information HERE! 
 
To sign up, please send me a message, an email, or call me. Contact information can be found HERE! 
Please note that all workshops must be pre-paid. 
 
  Corn and dill growing at our first acreage potager in Bon Accord, Alberta