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Free Workshops: Gardening 101 and Food Preservation

Gardening 101 & Safe Food Preservation Workshops

 

• Gardening 101
Everyone can grow food anywhere! This workshop will teach you how to grow your own vegetables and herbs. You will learn practical tips on composting, companion planting and simple ways to keep bugs away.

• Safe Preserving
This workshop will teach you practical techniques to help preserve local harvest safely. You will also explore ways to make your harvest last through the winter months.

2 Locations:

Saturday, March 2, 2013
8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Loaves and Fishes
25 Front Ave W. Suite 1A, Brockville
To register: http://bgw2.eventbrite.com

or

Saturday, March 23, 2013
8:30 am – 12:00 pm
The Table Community Food Centre (former Perth & District Food Bank)
190 Gore Street East, Perth
To register:http://pgw23.eventbrite.com

This event is hosted by the Food Matters Coalition.

Food Matters was established in 2009 in recognition of the need to provide a venue where community agencies and individuals can work on issues related to food security within Leeds, Grenville and surrounding areas.

Space is limited Register Now!

For more information visit: www.healthunit.org/nutrition/foodmatters