LIVING GARDENS COURSES 2015
Materials to use, planting techniques, types of structures, care and pruning.
Sat 7th March Making the Most of your Polytunnel
Crop selection, seed sowing, care of seedlings and plants, pests and diseases, companion planting.
Planning, ground preparation, soils, seeds sowing, planting, crop rotations and other seasonal tasks.
Sat 11th April Fruit Growing
Planning, planting, pruning, care, harvesting, use and storing. Tree and bush fruit as well as strawberries.
Propagating herbs from seed and cuttings, planting, care, harvest and use.
Sat 16th May Design your own Garden
Assessing, planning and designing your garden, taking into account all its challenges as well as design considerations like suitable plants, year-round colour, structure and materials.
Sat 5th Sep The Vegetable Garden in Autumn and Winter
Sat 19st Sep Year Round Growing in the Polytunnel
Ground preparation for winter, soil fertility, seed sowing (green manure and winter vegetables), seed saving, planting and rotations.
Courses run from 10am to 1pm and include tea and coffee. €25.00/course
All courses take place at Killannin House, Esker, Rosscahill, Co. Galway – Find us
Contact us here to book a course