Season Extension Class with Farmer Matt — 9/24

ttf-hoophouse

Do you want to make your garden produce even as the weather gets colder? Farmer Matt’s Season Extension class will cover the basics of season extension (what, why and how). You will learn about:

-different extension methods (cold frames, plastic row covers, hoops house, agro bond row covers) and the materials used for these methods

-applications for backyard gardens

-which crops are best for season extension and the dates for planting

-building row cover hoops

**Attendees will have the option to buy row cover and hoops from TTF for fall garden to get started right away.**

$30 Fee includes handouts

Need-based scholarships are available. Contact matt@thetalkingfarm.org for more information.

DATE AND TIME

Saturday, September 24, 2016

10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

LOCATION

Howard Street Farm

3669 Howard St

Skokie, IL