Organic Gardening Basics
This class is for those who have never gardened organically (or at all!), are new to gardening in the Upstate or who simply want a refresher. We will cover what to consider when planning and planting your garden, strategies to increase success in our hot and humid summers and tips for maintaining plant health using sustainable and organic methods.
Free to Community Garden members
$5 for non-members
$6 for non-members out of county
(If you have questions, email Aerin Brownlee.)
This class is part of the Sustainable Gardening Series. These classes are based on the American Community Gardening Association’s series, Environmental Education in the Community Garden, as well as drawing upon the knowledge of local experts and resources. We will cover a variety of topics from gardening basics for the newest gardeners to trap crops, beneficial insects and organic pest control. Classes are included with a Greenville Rec Community Garden Membership. Non-members may attend for a fee of $5.00 per class.