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Get Ready for Summer with a Class

Summer brings warm weather and the opportunity to grow and eat a variety of heat-loving crops. Whether you're interested in growing and preserving food, raising livestock or going beyond basic veggie gardening, we've got you covered. Join us for a class and get your summer started right!

May 20, 2014

Get Ready for Summer with a Class
Seattle Tilth Classes Make Urban Farming Easy!

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Summer brings warm weather and the opportunity to grow and eat a variety of heat-loving crops. Whether you're interested in growing and preserving food, raising livestock or going beyond basic veggie gardening, we've got you covered. Join us for a class and get your summer started right!

Learn more about upcoming classes below...



Veggie Gardening
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Organic Pest Management
    Sat., May 17; 2-4 p.m.
  Some Like it Hot: Grow Great Tomatoes
    Sat., May 22; 6:30-8:30 p.m.
  Small Space and Vertical Gardening
    Thu., June 5; 6:30-8:30 p.m.
  Small Space and Vertical Gardening
    Wed., June 25; 6:30-8:30 p.m.
  Organic Gardening 101
    Sat., June 7; 10 a.m-2 p.m.
  Organic Gardening 101
    Sat., July 19; 1-5 p.m.
  Start Your Fall and Winter Garden
    Sat., July 12; 10 a.m.-noon
  Start Your Fall and Winter Garden
    Sat., July 31; 6:30-8:30 p.m.


Kitchen Classes
     PICKS     Learn to can, pickle and forage for wild foods.
  
Food Preservation Certification Course
    Saturdays, May 31-June 28; 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
  Basic Canning
    Thu., July 10; 6:30-8:30 p.m.
  Basic Canning
    Sat., July 26; 2-4 p.m.
  Harvest Wild Sea Vegetables
    Sun., July 13; 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
  Pickles and Fermentation
    Thu., July 17; 6:30-8:30 p.m.
  Make Herbal Salves
    Thu., July 24; 6:30-8:30 p.m.


Urban Livestock
Produce your own eggs, honey and fertilizer!April 007 (84) 6
  
City Chickens 101
    Sat., May 17; 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
  City Chickens 101
    Sat., July 19; 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
  Raise City Ducks
    Wed., July 16; 6:30-8:30 p.m.
  Raise City Rabbits
    Sat., July 23; 6:30-8:30 p.m.
  Beekeeping 301: Harvest Honey & Winterize Your Hive
    Sat., July 26; 10 a.m.-noon


Teacher Trainings
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Use the garden as a living classroom.
  Garden Educator Workshop: Summer Intensive
    Mon.-Fri., July 14-18; 9 a.m.-3 p.m.


Permaculture & Sustainable Landscapes
Go beyond basic veggie gardening.
  Secrets of Companion Planting
    Sat. May 17; 10 a.m.-noon
  Grow Mushrooms
     Sat. May 31; 10 a.m.-noon
  Weave Flowers into Your Edible Garden
    Thu., June 12; 6:30-8:30 p.m.

  Intro to Permaculture
    Sat., July 26; 9 a.m.-noon


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Register the Kids for Summer Camp
Sign-up the kids for summer camp and give them an experience they'll treasure for years to come! They'll love learning about edible plants, soil, critters and taking care of the earth at our gardens and farms in the Wallingford and Rainier Beach neighborhoods. Don't forget to check out our eastside farm camps at 21 Acres in Woodinville.

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