Learn how to start and tend a winter vegetable garden. Growing a garden in winter is possible with our mild California climate. Winter gardens are not just limited to greens and cabbage. This is an intensive, all-day workshop. We will discuss over 30 different kinds of winter vegetables.
Sow a flat from our seed bank to take home to tend and transplant.
Learn how to battle the cold temps, bed preparation, winter pest and disease issues, as well as the critical sow dates for winter crops.
The class is held at Love Apple Farm in Santa Cruz, California. Click here for farm directions and a map. If you've got questions before you register, you may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED EVEN FOR GIFT CERTIFICATE HOLDERS
Class Date: October 15, 2011 (Saturday) 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
This class is also offered on August 7 (Sunday), August 30 (Tuesday), September 10 (Saturday), and September 25 (Sunday).
Tuition and materials (sown flat to take home): $75
Please review our class cancellation policy in case you cannot attend your scheduled event.
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If the workshop dates don't work for you, if the class is full, or if you'd like to request that another class be added, please email us and we'll do our best to accommodate you.
Love Apple Farm gift certificates can be used toward classes, seedlings and merchandise, They are available for purchase here.
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Class Participants Say:
"Loved it! Think you are fabulous! Looking forward to our 'day long' class!" by Julie
"Cynthia, I am an experienced gardener and I enjoyed your class immensely. Other people who know you also appreciate and praise your work and your sharing! You put a lot of thought into preparing for classes. Thank you for all the materials, suppliers, new veggies, tips! You are doing a terrific job with the farm and you are an inspiration to me." by Inani on 9/25/07
"Great class! I came away with some great plans for my garden. Your style is great! You don't intimidate us and we feel free to ask questions." by Rick
"I really felt that you had great information on winter gardening. I feel so inspired." by Carolyn
"I thought the class was great. This is now my second class I have taken with you (tomato seed class). The class moved along in a timely fashion, was interesting throughout and filled with tons of valuable information. I will definitely continue on with your classes. Thanks for offering them!" by Cherie
When & Where
Love Apple Farms
Love Apple Farms is the exclusive kitchen garden for world recognized Manresa Restaurant. In addition to growing delicious vegetables, fruits, herbs and edible flowers for Chef David Kinch, we are also dedicated to teaching folks how to up their game and lower their carbon footprint. We also host monthly farm dinners and private events. Email us at email@example.com for more info or to have us custom craft an on-the-farm experience for your family or work group.
Our extensive roster of gardening, preserving, and cooking classes holds interest for just about everyone. Gift certificates are also available.