Growing Food for Almost Free~ Workshop An introduction to edible gardening for the creative cheapskate. When: Saturday, April 27th, from 1:00pm to 4:00pm Where: Gail’s Learning Center, 15525 NE Caples Rd, Brush Prairie, WA 98606 There is a $25 per-person fee for this class. Limited seats available. Register today to reserve your spot! Growing your own food does not require taking out a loan! Nor does it start at the garden center. There are many clever and creative ways to go about growing your own food, and Clark County is filled with resources to help you get started on a budget. This class provides a three-hour introduction to the basics of edible gardening, including time and money saving tricks. We will learn the basics of: Edible gardening in the Pacific Northwest Garden design and location selection Soil and soil preparation Irrigation Fencing Lasagna gardening Hugelkultur Plant spacing Vertical gardening Weeding Mulching Pest and disease management Harvesting Crop rotation Season extension Companion planting/interplanting Container gardening Succession planting Cover cropping Composting Herbs, Fruit, Edible flowers …and more! Take home plants that you will start from seed, handouts and the confidence to begin growing your own food this spring! Register today to reserve one of the remaining spots!


  • Occurs Saturday, April 27th, 2019 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm


Gail's Learning Center

15525 NE Caples Rd
Brush Prairie, 98606


Eve Hanlin

Eve Hanlin is a dahlia farmer & garden educator from Battle Ground, WA. She teaches gardening and related workshops. Learn more here:

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