Truly Living Well’s Gardening 101 classes offer hands-on instruction that teaches fundamental to advanced concepts for growing food where you live. The classes are given the first Saturday of every month at our East Point or Collegetown Farm locations. All classes include instruction and hands on experience, meaning that you will be getting your hands dirty!
The February class, “Using Natures Tools - Mound Building” will focus on mound building for sustainable production. In addition you can expect to:
Learn the agricultural history of mounds from various cultures:
- Discover the sustainable elements of mounds which preserve soil, water, and ultimately expense.
- Learn how to source materials that are free and regularly available as resources
- Learn formula for an effective planting mix for starting seedling inside