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Introduction to Organic Growing
Wednesday April 20, 2022 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
The 2022 Ignatius Farm New Farmer Training Program is FREE for everyone! This program is a project of Employment Ontario and is funded in part by the Canadian Government and the Ontario Government, and is a collaboration between the Ignatius Jesuit Centre, EFAO, Everdale and the National Farmers Union Ontario.
*Funding stipulations require participants to fill out a pdf registration form, which you will receive upon registration for this event. Data will be collected and handled by Ignatius Jesuit Centre and the NFU -O and will be treated as confidential and only shared with the funding agency.
Neither EFAO nor Everdale will view, handle or store any of the information in this form.
Introduction to Organic Growing:
Are you wanting to grow your own vegetables but are not sure how to get started? Join this webinar for an overview of how to start growing vegetables.
Topics will include the basics of getting to know your site, common tools, site preparation, planting, pest management, harvesting, and extending the season. We will fit in as much as possible during the 90 min webinar and will post many movies demonstrating the hands-on portions.
Speaker: Lisa Conroy, Farm Educator at Ignatius Farm