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Presentation: The Basics of Vegetable Gardening
March 13, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pmFree. Visitors welcome.
Discover the rewards of growing your own vegetables!
A trained Toronto Master Gardener will take you through the steps of producing a successful crop,
from planning your garden to choosing a layout to maximize your garden’s productivity.
Learn all about soil, including temperature and whether or not to till, how to make new garden beds,
the needs of plants, feeding and fertilizing, and why some seeds should be started indoors while others are best seeded outdoors.
Explore the inportance of earthworms, crop rotation and green manure crops.
Find out how to extend the season, the merits of cool versus warm weather crops, companion planting and when to use raised gardens.
Toronto Master Gardeners will give you the scoop!