Organic Gardening 101 with Marissa Paykos of Whippoorwill Farms SC
Date: Saturday, September 12th, 2021
Location: Whippoorwill Farms SC
What You’ll Need: water bottle, notebook, something to write with, close toed shoes, snack and your curiosity
Target Age: 16 and older
Cost: $75 per person or $100 walk up if there is space left
If you have been interested in starting your own garden, but have no idea where to start, now is the time and Whippoorwill Farms SC is the place!
This class is 2 hours long and is geared toward beginning gardeners. We will discuss different methods for starting your garden, choosing your gardening space, tilling versus no tilling, building up your soil quality and getting started with planting. We’ll discuss different organic fertilizer options, organic pesticide options and things to look for as your are beginning your garden. We’ll also discuss local resources and places to find necessary items at the best cost. We’ll also discuss our season for planting in the Lowcountry and when it’s best for planting different vegetables.
If you’re interested in gardening in the Lowcountry, now is the time to start planning your garden because September is the time to get planting in the Lowcountry for beautiful fall harvests!
Class sign ups are non-refundable – Class will be held Rain or Shine – Space is limited to allow for a lot of hands on experience and attention to detail for each person