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workshop: Balcony & Container Gardening

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workshop: Balcony & Container Gardening

Time: April 22, 2013 from 7pm to 9pm
Location: Hastings Community Centre
Street: East Hastings at Lilloet
City/Town: Vancouver
Event Neighbourhood and Type: food, hastings-sunrise
Organized By: Grant Watson
Latest Activity: Apr 20, 2013

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Event Description

Want to grow food but you have limited access to garden space? In this course we will cover the techniques and challenges specific to gardening indoors and on balconies in containers. We'll look at soil, fertilizing organically, watering, types of containers, different sun orientations and of course, what to grow.

Cost: $25
Register: call Hastings CC at 604 718 6222

Instructor: Grant Watson operates Grant's Gourmet Gardens, an edible landscaping business and teaches organic gardening in various venues.

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