2020 Foundations of Organic Vegetable Gardening: A Five-Part Series in Growing Your Own Food

Feb 12, 2020 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

TURN Community Services


Have you ever wanted to have a swoon-worthy garden but just don't know where to start?

The five sessions included in this extended course have been selected to provide you with all the organic gardening fundamentals you need at an amazing bundled price.  You'll get the best of the basics in these classes including building great soil, knowing what to plant when, where and how, fertilizing, site planning/garden design, and much more.  Plus, you'll get one-on-one time with the instructor to discuss your own gardening questions and needs.  Each student will also receive 10 packs of seeds (choose from any varieties we have!).  

The five sessions are:

Vegetable Gardening Series #1:  Understanding and Building Great Soil; Compost; Crop Terminology; Wednesday, February 12th, 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Vegetable Gardening Series #2: Warm vs. Cool Season Crops; Choosing and Sowing Seeds and Transplants; Wednesday, February 19th, 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Vegetable Gardening Series #3: Intensive Planting Methods (including Vertical Gardening, Succession Planting, and Companion Planting); Fertilizing and On-going Maintenance; Wednesday, February 26th, 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Vegetable Gardening Series #4: Problems in the Garden/Organic Pest Management; Organic Gardening Resources; Wednesday, March 4th, 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Vegetable Gardening Series #5: Site Visit to the Grateful Tomato Garden (rain or shine).  Garden Planning and Design; Ongoing Learning Opportunities; Final Q&A; Saturday, March 14th, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

This 5-part course is a $120 value for a bundled price of $95 (a savings of $25!).

Note: Because of the very limited number of spaces available, we are unable to issues refunds for last-minute cancellations or for no-shows.  If you've already paid for this workshop series and find you are unable to attend, please email Marybeth at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to see if anyone on the waiting list can take your place.  If we cannot fill your spot, your workshop series fee will be forfeited.  No walk-ins; pre-registration required.

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Location information

TURN Community Services

Salt Lake City 84101
423 W 800 S