Megan McCarthy, Agro-ecologist and Manager of the Werf Food Garden, hosts a full informative day of practical insights into the basics of starting a home food garden.
Megan shares her knowledge of organic food production and permaculture in an urban environment; covering seedling production, how to start and manage a worm farm, using chickens in your garden, companion planting, beneficial soil microbes and how they form an integral part of soil and plant health.
The course includes a seedling starter kit, companion plants, beneficial microbes, loads of fun and laughter, plus a light lunch. Vegetarian options available – please inform the reservation team when booking.
What to bring:
– Comfortable waterproof shoes
– Pen and Notebook
– A container for your new worm family
Meet at the Manor House Steps.
Venue: The Werf Food Garden, R310 Pniel Road, Groot Drakenstein, Franschhoek
Time: 9am to 4pm
Tel: 021 870 4274
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