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Seed Selection, Planning & Market Gardening

April 27, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

In this class you will learn about the different types of seeds, when to plant and planting techniques. You will also learn how to design and layout a Market Garden with online resources. Learn how to pick varieties based on appearance, flavor profiles, maturity dates, and the type of preferred planting. In the last half see how to use online resources for crop planning and land layout to maximize your growing area.

Christina Newhouse is the Farm Specialist for the Southwestern NC RC&D Council and Program Director for the Smoky Mtn. High Tunnel Initiative. Her goal is to foster small farm viability that caters to a local market and bring innovative techniques to WNC.

For Who: Anyone who is growing! All are welcome.

Where: SAHC Community Farm
180 Mag Sluder Road
Alexander, NC 28701

RSVP: (REQUIRED) to Chris Link: or call: 828-490-2565 *Space is limited*

Cost: $20


April 27, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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SAHC Community Farm
Alexander, NC 28701 United States
2822530095 xt. 203