Upcoming Events (incl. free gardening classes)

Good Food Festival is March 13-15th! The fest offers workshops, an Exhibit Hall with many farms, including a section devoted to CSA farmers, and AMAZING guest speakers and chef demos! Mention this post when you see Kim next to receive a coupon for a free Chipotle burrito.

CSA Farmer Talent Show, Sat March 15th at the Hideout! Kim’s MC’ing, Rach’s performing a song and MANY more farmers will share their talents (beyond food growing)! Come to find a CSA farm, enjoy good people, and bask in farm love!

Home-Grown Organic Veggies (presented by Kim/us), Composting Basics (presented by Kay McKeen of SCARCE), Preparing and Preserving Home Grown Veggies and learn more about the GardenWorks Project and how they help local families – Wed, March 19th, 7p – 830p at Glen Ellyn Library. Cost: FREE!

Organic Gardening (presented by Rachel)
Sunday, April 6th, 11 am – 12:15 pm at Fullersburg Woods Nature Center
Experience the rewards of growing your own organic veggies and herbs. In this 60- minute session, Rachel will discuss how to manage an organic vegetable garden, including pest control and soil amendments. Cost: FREE!

Design Your Veggie Garden (presented by Kim)
Sunday, April 13th, 11 am – 12 pm at Fullersburg Woods Nature Center
Laying out your growing spaces can be a fun puzzle to work out. We can help you optimize your garden to maximize space and yields and minimize crowding. In this 60- minute session, Kim will discuss the various considerations in designing your vegetable garden. Cost: FREE!

Check out our News and Events page for our upcoming sales and events.

Grow Your Own!
Home-grown tomatoes. Need we say more? Place your order (either online or by paper method) for garden-ready seedlings now! Paper orders due by April 14th and online orders are due April 29th.

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