Growing Vegetables

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Know your onions! Learn how to grow your own range of different vegetables. This short course will cover the essentials from soil preparation, crop selection, seed sowing and even storage of your veggies.
CodeUFPNFL11
Start Date Wed 2 Oct 2019
Days 3
Time09:30 - 15:30
CampusAUCTION MART
Fee£120

Overview

You will learn about the basics of soils and plant nutrition, how to dig the site and make raised beds. Having selected a range of vegetable plants you will be taken through how to sow from seed, manage and harvest your crop. Along the way, tips on storage and tasty recipes will be shared.

A full timetable will be provided in the first session, when flexibility about the choice of crops and the final focus of the course can be negotiated.

Progression

  • Growing Fruit
  • Designing & Managing Your Allotment
  • Introduction to Permaculture
  • Horticulture Level 2 RHS