CSU Extension

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  • Phone: 970-328-8630

    CSU Extension
    P.O. Box 239
    441 Broadway
    Eagle, Colorado 81631-0239 

    extension@eaglecounty.us

2010 Home Scale Food Production Series

Contact: Tracy Stowell, CSU Extension, 970-328-8630

New program beginning April 8, 2010. Grow More Food! Take your garden to a whole new level with this eight-week Home Scale Food Production Series

Location: Eagle Public Library at 600 Broadway, Eagle CO
Dates: Thursdays from April 8 through May 27
Time: 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Cost: $10 per session or $65 for all 8 sessions
Light refreshments will be served

Pre-registration and pre-payment is required

Topics Covered
Garden Planning, Design and Preparation
Planting– Seeding, Transplanting and Cultural Practices
Variety Selection
Small Fruits and Tree Fruits
Growing Good Health
Permaculture
Soils and Organic Soil Management
Weeds and Pests

Who Should Participate
Novice to experienced backyard gardeners
Small-scale market farmers
Community gardeners
Individuals interested in creating and expanding gardens for preschoolers or K-12 school sites
Chefs interested in understanding local food production

See attached brochure and poster for more information and for registration form.