Seed Starting 101 - Fort Atkinson

Fort Atkinson, 1/15/2023 – Fort Atkinson Public Library invites gardening enthusiasts and beginners alike to delve into the art of seed starting at our upcoming workshop, Seed Starting 101. This hands-on event promises to equip participants with essential skills and knowledge to kickstart a successful gardening journey.


Date: February 26, 2024 Time: 5-6 PM Location: Fort Atkinson Community Center, 303 3rd St. NW. Fort Atkinson, IA Cost: $10


Workshop Highlights:

1. Soil and Containers: Discover the importance of choosing the right soil and containers for successful seed starting. Our experts will guide you through the selection process to ensure optimal conditions for your seeds.

2. Soil Blocking: Learn the innovative technique of soil blocking, a sustainable and efficient way to start your seeds. Uncover the benefits of this method and how it contributes to healthier plant growth.

3. Sowing Seeds: Master the art of sowing seeds with precision. Our workshop will provide hands-on experience, ensuring you leave with the confidence to sow a variety of seeds for a bountiful harvest.

4. Growing Conditions: Understand the key factors that contribute to ideal growing conditions. From temperature to light exposure, our experts will share valuable insights to help you create the perfect environment for your seedlings.


Join us for an informative and engaging workshop led by seasoned gardening experts. Whether you're a seasoned green thumb or just starting your gardening journey, Seed Starting 101 has something for everyone. Take advantage of this opportunity to enhance your gardening skills and connect with fellow plant enthusiasts.


Registration is required: 563-382-2949 or