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Food Production Series on the Gwinnett Technical College Student Vegetable Farm

  • Gwinnett Technical College Student Farm 5150 Sugarloaf Parkway Lawrenceville, GA, 30043 United States (map)

Join Gwinnett Technical College for a Food Production Series at their Student Vegetable Farm.

Planning Your Vegetable Garden

Four (4) two hour Sessions (January 25th, February 1st; February 8th; and February 15th) 

Gardening year round is easy and rewarding in our mild Georgia Piedmont region climate. Learn how to select the best available location using key factors for success. We will cover efficient use of the space that you have available to maximize your vegetable production. The advantage of raised beds if you have poor soil for vegetable production. We will share ideas on developing a sketch of your propose garden. 

Tickets are available on Eventbrite for our class beginning January 23rd 2018:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-to-plan-your-vegetable-garden-tickets-41737917234

The second class in the series will begin in March of 2018
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/planting-your-spring-vegetable-garden-tickets-41739339488

Earlier Event: January 23
2018 Farm Labor Seminars