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Tips for Successful Organic Gardening
April 16, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am$10.00
In order to continue operations during this time, Pinelands Adventures has developed a series of Online Adventures to bring New Jersey’s Pine Barrens to you with their most popular programs! These interactive programs last about an hour each. You’ll need to be ready to learn and have fun with a good internet connection.
Learn what it means to be certified organic and why you should know your farmer. Discover interesting and productive plant varieties.
Techniques, Tools and Tips for success include basic soil amendments, mulching, rotation, spacing, interplanting, and a show and tell of useful tools. Learn why a physical barrier can be your best bet against pests and compile a list of resources for seeds and supplies.
This program will focus on vegetable gardening. You’ll learn about:
- The best time to plant different crops
- Some of the most destructive pests
- Beneficial insects
- Planting and pruning tomatoes