Food Gardening for the Fall and Winter Seasons

raised-bed-gardenThe garden doesn't sleep. Learn to keep yours productive and active with cool season vegetables, composting, soil building, weed control and more. Our fun, hands-on and outdoor classes will give you practical help and tips to make your garden the best one yet!

Notes: Attend first session at the Cato Campus. Remaining sessions will be at the Reedy Creek Community Garden. Dress for gardening, bring garden gloves and water to drink.


Read this article, written by your instructor, Donald Boekelheide, a freelance writer for, The Charlotte Observer, and a national test gardener, regarding summer gardening with helpful tips on starting your fall/winter gardens: July:  Stay hydrated, control weeds

Grow it Eat it Series - Courtesy of the NC Agriculture Extension

Course Outline (GDN 8050)
Course schedule for dates, times and locations




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