Spring Gardening Classes

I am very are excited to announce my 2015 spring gardening classes.  All the classes will be taking place at The Stone House, the office of HWY 12 Properties, at 147 East Spain St. in Sonoma.

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Reservations are required as space is very limited.
You may RSVP to quarteracre.sonoma@gmail.com or Brown Paper Tickets


How to Start Seeds

Sunday, March 8th
11:00am to 12:30pm

Want to start your own transplants?
Join Andrea of Quarter Acre Farm for a hands-on demonstration of starting seeds.

Topics to be covered:
Finding seed sources
What seeds to start
Basic tools & supplies needed
Seedling maintenance
Transplanting your plants
Q&A

Cost: $20 per person
When: Sunday, March 8, 2015
11:00am to 12:30pm
RSVP: quarteracre.sonoma@gmail.com
or through Brown Paper Tickets


 Basic Vegetable Gardening

Sunday March 22nd
11:00am to 12:30pm 
Andrea of Quarter Acre Farm will discuss how to simply start
a successful edible garden
Topics to be covered:
Choosing what plants to grow
Deciding on location of garden
Basic tools & supplies needed
Quick way to prepare soil
Transplanting & direct seeding plants
Maintaining your plants
Harvesting your bounty
Q&A
Cost: $20 per person
When: Sunday March 22, 2015
11:00am to 12:30pm
RSVP: quarteracre.sonoma@gmail.com
or through Brown Paper Tickets

 Tasty Tomato Talk

Sunday March 29th
11:00am to 12:30pm

Join Andrea of Quarter Acre Farm for a morning of Tomato Education
You’ll learn the ABC’s of successfully growing the most delicious tomatoes at home

Topics to be covered:
Choosing which varieties
How many plants
Deciding on their location
Transplanting tomatoes
Watering for healthy plants & tasty fruit
Pruning for less leaves & more fruit
Providing support for upward growth
Harvesting your bounty
Q&A

Cost: $20 per person
When: Sunday, March 29, 2015
11:00am to 12:30pm
RSVP: quarteracre.sonoma@gmail.com
or through Brown Paper Tickets


  Gardening Struggles

Sunday, April 19th
11:00am to 12:30pm

Love gardening but run into problems every season?
Andrea of Quarter Acre Farm will discuss how to overcome
common edible gardening troubles

Topics to be covered:
Bad bugs & Good bugs
Diseases
Soil health
Building better soil
How & when to fertilize
Irrigation
General troubleshooting
Q&A

Cost: $20 per person
When: Sunday, April 19, 2015
11:00am to 12:30pm
RSVP: quarteracre.sonoma@gmail.com
or through Brown Paper Tickets

Have an idea or topic for a gardening or farming class, let me know!

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