Saturday, August 17th from 9:00am-4:00pm the Acadia Farm is hosting a series of workshops(FREE!). If interested please RSVP firstname.lastname@example.org, as numers are limited. Below is the itinerary for the day.
2013 Gardener’s Gathering Itinerary
|9:00am-10:00am||Reg Newell is with the Department of Natural Resources and will be presenting on farms and biodiversity|
|10:00am-10:15am||Loay Jabre, a masters student at Acadia will present on pest management and recent findings from his research|
|10:15am-12:00pm||Paul Arnold will explain the importance of composting, how to compost effectively, discuss various designs, and we will be building a compost for the Acadia Community Farm|
|12:00pm-1:00pm||Lunch at the Wolfville Farmer’s Market|
|1:00pm-2: 30pm||Amanda Dainow, clinical herbalist, will present on medicinal herbs and the different ways they can be used to heal|
|2:30pm-4:00pm||Leisel Carlsson, instructor, nutrition and dietetics/community member, will present on seed saving and different ways to save seeds from your plants for the following season|
Where: The Acadia Community Farm-Behind the Acadia Athletic Complex adjacent the far soccer field.