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Grow your own vegetables in your garden or yard

WBC37938

Start date: 28th Feb 2021

Time: 10:00 - 12:00

Cost: £48

Day: Sunday

Duration: 5 weeks

Tutor: Alison Lyon Gardening

Course code: 21SP022

Included in this course

This short course is aimed at people who planted some crops earlier in the year, as we move into the new
season.


Over these five weeks we will be focusing on the seasonal jobs: collecting and storing seed, harvesting,
cooking or storing crops, planting new seasonal crops to fill the “hungry gap,” propagating our own plants for
next year, preparing for the cold weather, and caring for and storing our tools.

We will also continue with some garden making projects – including a wormery, and there will be in interactive activities, weekly Q&A
sessions with our guest gardening expert, Emily, competitions and a virtual produce show

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Alison Lyon Gardening

Alison Lyon, who lives a low-impact, sustainable life-style as far as possible while living and working in town, keeps sheep, plants trees and has grown vegetables for her family for over a decade. She is also fortunate to have a daughter, Emily, who is a professional gardener . Emily’s expert advice will be available to students in regular Q and A sessions.

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