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Organic Garden Planning Workshop

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While not the most glamorous aspect of gardening, planning is essential to a successful season and a fruitful harvest. This class will be useful for beginner gardeners and experienced micro-farmers who want to maximize their harvests. The class examines how your goals affect your garden design, including how much of a particular crop to plant and how much yield to expect. We will discuss planning issues related to:

Space and Aesthetics
Crop Rotations
Variety Selection
Irrigation and Pest Management
Convenience and Harvesting Companion planting
Succession planting A handout covering the above principles will also be provided. **Class price is on a sliding scale to accomodate participants with a range of incomes. For this class the price ranges from $30-$60. Please choose the price that is right for you.


Jennifer Loyd is a writer, horticulturist, educator and urban homesteader. When she is not outside in her micro farm, she is cooking, baking, brining, fermenting, canning and otherwise chained to the kitchen by the compulsion to produce. Follow her blogs at or or email her at [masked]

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  • jennifer l.

    Next time, it will be a little longer.

    March 23, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    The class is from 11am to 12:30. You can find more information by clicking the link above. Thanks!!

    March 19, 2014

  • Karen P.

    Hello, can you tell me how long the class is please? Thank you.

    March 19, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Yes, we can certainly offer it again! We'll post more on Meetup or you can visit our website at

    March 11, 2014

  • Marcia C.

    Same here. I really Need this one but will be out of town then. Will you have it again?

    March 8, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    I was so excited for this one...until I realized I have a conflicting scheduled event :( I'm looking forward to attending something SOON !!!

    March 6, 2014

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