Feb 23, 2013 · 9:30 AM
Join us for the largest "Seedy Saturday" close to Oakville, chock full of workshops, vendors (seeds, garden supplies), organic onsite Café, seed exchange and more.
9:30 "Green Your Yard" - ecological landscaping for urban residents, by Melanie Kramer, Credit Valley Conservation Authority
10:30 "Backyard Farming" - how to grow lots of food on a typical suburban lot, by GLO member Kristen McKendry, author & gardener extraordinaire
11:30 "Cold Frames" - use these easy structures to get a one-month head start on spring and extend growing season into winter, by Kyla Dixon-Muir, Riverdale Meadow Community Garden
12:30 "Fusion Landscaping" - how create an affordable garden that conserves water and requires less maintenance, by Gino Piscelli, Peel Region
1:30 "Don't Throw Out the Weeds" - many beneficial uses for weeds, by Susan Elliotson, medical herbalist
2:30 "Windowsill Farming" - grow food indoors year round; sprouting, by Carolyn Bailey, Ecosource
3:30 "A Winning Front Garden" - basic design principles and planting techniques to give your house instant 'curb appeal', by Maureen Ricker, Streetscape Mississauga
Hope to see you there!