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Spring Garden School

Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
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Explore Seed Savers Exchange Heritage Farm in the springtime during our Spring Garden School! During this half-day workshop, you’ll learn how to start seeds, how to plan your garden for seed saving, and how to get started composting. We’ll also teach you all about some of the easiest crops to plant for seed saving, including tomatoes, beans, and lettuce.


This popular event will be hosted on the same day as our Heritage Plant Sale.


Schedule/Program


  • 10:00 am - Starting and Transplanting Seeds
  • 11:00 am - Planning your Garden for Seed Saving
  • 12:00 pm - Lunch
  • 1:00 pm - Seed Saving Crops for Beginners
  • 2:00 pm - Introduction to Composting

Learn more here: https://www.seedsavers.org/spring-garden-school

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Seed Starting at Home (Fairfax)

Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 6:30pm
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Starting flower and vegetables from seed is not only fun and satisfying, but it can also be a cost-effective way of expanding your garden varieties. LCMG Phil Pfister will provide tips and techniques on seeding, transplanting, and setting plants out in the garden, and extending the early and late growing season. https://www.extension.iastate.edu/linn/

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