Courses

LIVING GARDENS COURSES 2015

Sat 21st Feb                Living Willow StructuresAttymon October 008

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.

 

Sat  21stMarch             The Vegetable Garden in Spring2013-08-14 042

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.

 

Sat 25th April                Herb GrowingAutumn 035

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

Ground preparation for winter, soil fertility, seed sowing (green manure and winter vegetables), seed saving, planting and rotations.kay's garden 007

 

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
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