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October 12, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Parkland/Spanaway Library
13718 Pacific Ave S
Parkland, WA
(253) 798-4133
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Edible Garden Series - Parkland

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Explore the basics of successful vegetable gardening in the Pacific Northwest—from seed to table. Classes are taught by educators from Harvest Pierce County and Pierce County Public Works.

Upcoming Class Schedule:
April 13 - Garden Soil 101 - Prepare your garden soil for planting vegetables with a variety of soil amendments available in Pierce County.
May 11 - Your Summer Vegetable Garden - Learn what grows well in the Pacific Northwest, how to design your garden, how to irrigate, and more.
June 8 - Garden Bugs, Plant Diseases & Non-Toxic Alternatives - Tackle problems in the garden with safe remedies, specific for gardening in western Washington.
July 13 - Fall and Winter Gardening - Plant now to harvest fresh food this fall and winter! Learn when to plant and how to care for plants over the winter.
September 13 - Composting Basics - Learn two different methods for turning your yard, garden and food waste into a valuable soil amendment.
October 12 - Perennial Edible Gardens - Grow a garden that returns year after year. Learn strategies for self-seeding plants and polycultures (variety).
November 9 - Putting the Garden to Bed For the Winter - Winterize your garden so it is ready for spring with rich and healthy soil that is weed and pest free.