Community Garden Project

Community Garden Project

Sligo, The Benwiskin Centre Hostel

Apr.
9

Description

Weekly programme run by a qualified gardener, Ciara Barrett. The programme will commence at The Benwiskin Centre from Monday, 9th April 2018. The project will run for 22 - 24 weeks, possibly into October. Please note sessions are not held on bank holiday Mondays.

Course participants will learn about propagation, harvesting, soil management, crop rotation, preservation etc. reaping the benefits of their hard work come harvest time.

Items planted by the group over the years have included marigolds, cosmos, nasturtiums and borage, through to a wide selection of vegetables – carrots, parsnips, celery, cabbage, lettuce, marrows, peas, beans, celeriac and herbs to include sage, thyme, rosemary and fennel.

Produce grown in our polytunnel includes an array of crops to include tomatoes, courgettes, cucumbers, sweetcorn, basil and brussel sprouts.

Registration now on so if you are interested in joining the group, please call us on 071 9176721.
Attendees
0
Interested
14
Declined
0
Time
monday 9:30am april 9, 2018 - monday 11:30am october 1
Europe/Dublin timezone
Venue
The Benwiskin Centre Hostel
Sligo, Ballintrillick
F91 A389
Ireland
Organizer
The Benwiskin Centre Hostel

Venue