Soil, soil and more soil. Ben Kotnik will talk about his favorite topic: Soil. did you know that healthy soil will eliminate just about any problem you might be having in your garden. come and find out what you can do to create the best soil possible on your lot.
Here is the description from the CRFG-SD site:
Resources Conservation through Soil Management Plants don't outperform the soil they are in, and managing San Diego's soils can be a challenge. Fortunately, through an integrated management strategy, we can conserve water, nutrients, and organic matter; as well as prevent soil erosion, decrease fire risk, reduce strain on our aging civil infrastructure, and grow amazing plants. Soil is the link between the earth, atmosphere, and water. Learn about rediscovered soil building techniques for small and large spaces that will help ensure productive plants for now and the future.
I am Chairman of CRFG-SD and the Soils Instructor at Cuyamaca College.
This is the meeting of the Rare Fruit Growers of San Diego. The meetings are open to the public, but it is only $ 13 for a whole year to become a member of the local chapter. Not all members are dedicated to organic practices, but many are and much of the information you can learn here applies to all growing techniques.
Members who bring snacks and their own utensils enjoy front of the line privileges, so don't forget to bring your own eating utensils. Lets cut down on the waste we generate.