Introduction to Organic Growing - 2 August 2012
From : Aug 2nd, 2012 - 10:00 am To : Aug 2nd, 2012 - 04:00 pm Venue : Whitmuir Farm
The one day course will take place on the farm and be led by Pete Ritchie, head grower and owner of Whitmuir Organic Farm. As well as covering the principles which underpin organic growing systems - working with nature, building soil fertility, designing rotations and integrated planting - we will be focussing on the challenges organic growers face. We will be covering crop and variety selection, propagation and planting, crop protection and pest and disease control.
There will be formal inputs along with tours of different growing areas on the farm.
Price includes food - all organic and all made right here :
- tea/coffee and breakfast roll at 10
- lunch at 12.30
- tea/coffee and biscuits at 3.15
Book now by calling 01968 661908