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Gardening Series

  • Saturday, February 17, 2024, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Saturday, February 24, 2024, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Saturday, March 2, 2024, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Saturday, March 9, 2024, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Saturday, March 16, 2024, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Creating a Backyard Vegetable Garden
2/17/2024 | 10:00-11:00 am

John Martin, Master Gardener, presents a basic checklist for beginners and tips for the experienced vegetable gardener on the creation and maintenance of backyard vegetable gardens. Learn how to select what to grow and when as well as the types of gardens based on space and accessibility. Soil guidance, watering techniques, sunlight, crop rotation, seasonal plantings, and vegetable families will also be discussed.


Why Raised Beds for Gardening & How to Build Them
2/24/2024 | 10:00-11:00 am
John Martin, Master Gardener, provides an introduction to raised beds for gardening. The presentation discusses why to use raised beds, pros and cons, options for creating them, and how to locate them within your gardening spaces.


Companion Planting; What is It & Why?
3/2/2024 | 10:00-11:00 am
John Martin, Master Gardener, provides an introduction to planting different plants together such as vegetables, herbs, fruits, flowers, etc. that provide a benefit to their neighbors through nutrients, shade, or protection from pests or disease.


Introduction to Herbs; Growing, Using, and Drying
3/9/2024 | 10:00-11:00 am
John Martin, Master Gardener, provides a basic checklist for beginners and tips for the experienced gardener on the creation, use, and maintenance of herb gardens. Soil guidance, watering techniques, sunlight requirements, and means of preserving herbs will be discussed including the uses for various herbs.


Pest & Diseases in the Vegetable Garden
3/16/2024 | 10:00-11:00 am
Master Gardener, John Martin’s presentation covers insects both detrimental and beneficial, commonly occurring diseases, and conditions that impact common vegetables along with potential solutions and cures.

Cost: Free.

Registration required: www.gadefarm.com/events

For more information:  amy@gadefarm.com | 518-869-8019

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Free

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https://www.gadefarm.com/events

Location

Gade Farm
2479 Western Ave
Altamont, NY 12009

Last updated January 29, 2024