February 28, 2023
Grow Food Everywhere: Great Gardens for All Settings
Tuesday, February 28, 2023
Get ready for an abundant, joyful gardening season in this virtual workshop with garden educator and farmer Deb Habib!
Get ready for an abundant, joyful gardening season in this virtual workshop with garden educator and farmer Deb Habib. The presentation emphasizes no-till methods that build healthy, living soil using low-cost local materials to create climate resilient, weed-free gardens. Be it container gardening for small or temporary spaces, or transforming a lawn to a food producing, pollinator attracting landscape, this workshop will inspire new or experienced gardeners as spring approaches.
This program will feature how-to slides, and time for Q and A and idea sharing among the participants and presenter. Home, community, and market gardeners with any level of experience are all welcome.
Deb Habib is a farmer, educator, and cook who loves sharing her three decades of experience to help grow healthy, vibrant communities. She is executive director of Seeds of Solidarity Education Center in Orange MA and co-founder of the North Quabbin Garlic and Arts Festival. She is the author, with her husband Ricky Baruch of the book Making Love While Farming: Field Guide to a Life of Passion and Purpose (Levellers Press, 2019). Deb holds a Doctorate of Education (UMASS) and MS in Environmental Studies (Antioch NE) where she has served as faculty.