IN-PERSON WORKSHOPS

garden planning resources

GARDEN PLANNING FOR SUCCESS!

Planning is the key to success and that is especially true in the garden! Join this workshop where we will show you how to create and implement a garden plan based on the veggies you want to grow. We'll teach you how to work out exactly how many seedlings you need to grow so there's no waste and how to plan multiple plantings so that there will always be an abundance to pick from your garden! Learn more….

Seed Sowing Demo

SUSTAINABLE FARMING 101

Wanna grow your own food but don't know where to start? Looking to expand your knowledge in sustainable food-raising? Then this is the perfect opportunity for you! Our one-day workshops will give you the necessary knowledge and confidence to go home and start growing your own food sustainably while using less water, pesticides, fertilizer AND time. Learn more….

tomato ripening

TOMATOMANIA!

Tomatoes, while the most popular veggie to grow, are very demanding plants and can be challenging to grow successfully. TomatoMania will give you the proper steps to ensure that you will not only have healthy plants but also lots of yummy tomatoes to enjoy! Learn how to grow healthy seedlings, garden prep, transplanting, pruning and staking. Learn more….

 

SUSTAINABLE FARMING 101

ARE YOU READY TO GROW YOUR OWN FOOD ABUNDANCE?

Join our local expert, Chris Faria for our Sustainable Farming 101 Workshop which will give you the confidence you need to succeed in the garden.

 

The educational experience will begin with a presentation detailing the 8 components of GROW BIOINTENSIVE™ Sustainable Farming. This knowledge will build the foundation of your garden practices and will include some fundamental topics like:

Soil building

Deep soil preparation

Cool composting

Raising seedlings successfully

Closed-loop fertility

 

Afterwards we will stretch our legs by heading over to our demonstration garden to practice how to efficiently perform important techniques needed to grow food successfully, such as:

Double digging

Building and maintaining a compost pile

Sowing and raising seedlings

Transplanting seedlings into the garden

 

The workshop will also include a wholesome plant-based lunch to recharge the batteries before returning to the garden to continue with the hands-on learning and demonstrations. We will end the day by discussing how to design your own garden giving you a solid foundation towards growing your own food abundance!

 

Our aim is to give you the foundation to grow lots of homegrown veggies and connect with a community that will support you beyond this workshop. We're so excited to share our passion with you and can't wait to see you at one of our workshops!

 

GARDEN PLANNING FOR SUCCESS!

GAINING CONFIDENCE IN THE GARDEN

With garden planning you will ensure that you are getting the maximum out of your garden, allow you to grow all your own seedlings at the right time and have a resource that will guide you through our long growing season here in Bermuda.

 

Our workshop will cover:

What to plant when

How much to grow of each crop

Using companion planting

How to use our Garden Plan

Creating a map for your garden

The basics of growing successful seedlings

 

This dynamic mix of hands-on and presentation-style learning will take the anxiety out of gardening by making sure that you always have what you want to grow at all times.

 

TOMATOMANIA!

GET YOUR TOMATO ON

Learn how to sustainably grow a bumper crop of tomatoes! This workshop will take you step-by-step from seed to harvesting. Tomatoes are heavy feeders, we will show you how to grow the soil fertility needed to feed them as well as what plants can be grown with them to improve growth and flavor.

Learn to:

Grow your own seedlings

How to prepare the garden

Correct transplanting technique

Different styles of staking

Prune your tomato plants

 

What are you waiting for? Sign up and let's get talking tomatoes!