Florida Organic Permaculture Gardening 101 Classes
Scotty's Barefoot Creek Farm, Lakeland, FL (Also, two more classes (same class repeated) on Friday, April 13 from 9:30-Noon and Sunday, April 15 from 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.)
Save money, Be in Harmony with our Earth Home, Become Healthy, Enjoy Life Fully, Thrive, not just Survive. Is it time to live your dreams? Join the movement to grow and eat Local, Fresh, Organic.
Begin learning how to grow your own from the various classes offered and/or visit the farm through school field trips, individual or group tours.
The farm demonstrates progressive stages of ever-deepening living in harmony and sustainability and the beginning stages of a Food Forest....
Scotty's Produce Organic Farmer, Jeff (Scotty) Campbell, demonstrates exactly:
-- how to make compost, build and how to plant in raised beds or containers --how to feed and protect plants organically --how to start with the basic good soil, what seeds to plant now, where to get them, --how to take care of, harvest and eat it!
In just 6 weeks from now you can begin enjoying the best, healthiest, freshest Real food started and nurtured by your own loving hands.
Barefoot Gardener, Peg Campbell shows her "Florida-friendly, perennial, edible landscape garden" where you can see exactly:
--how much space you need for a family of 4 -- how you can provide an ample variety of produce and herbs from an average-size backyard--or -- how to sneak it all into an edible landscape in a deed-restricted community. -- extra tips and secrets for a truly "green thumb" whereby your Florida-friendly, nutrient-dense plants return to you, personally, the love and attention you give to the with the exact nutrients and superb flavor you need...All on a schedule of 30 minutes a day! See how little space and time is really needed to feed yourself and your family well.
Bring a notebook, minimal to no handouts, (save a tree and ink).
Note-taking not absolutely necessary as all information part of class will be available online.
Class size and ages are limited to give you the best potential learning experience. You are welcome to hang out afterward in our natural setting, bring a picnic, meditate, stroll through our woods.
Be sure to dress casually, appropriate for the weather (maybe in layers?)
Email us with the following info: To sign up for the class we need:
Name(s) of those wishing to attend: Cell phone: Home phone: Date of class you're attending: Donations of $15 per person are gratefully accepted. (Or whatever amount, service exchange, other items of value or just bring your sincere interest)
Scotty's Organic Farm
1210 Creekwood Run Lakeland, FL 33809
(To be added to our weekly produce availability, event and class email list, send us your email)
Contact us about group or school field trips or any kind of visits
|Date:||Apr 29, 2012|
|Start Time:||11:00 AM|
|End Time:||1:30 PM|
|Organized by:||Scotty's Produce|
1210 Creekwood Run
Lakeland, FL 33809