Grow Your Own Food All Year Long

March 30, 2013 in Past Events

South Fork
Date:  Saturday, April 6, 2013
Time:  12:00 noon – 1:00 pm

Location:  Fair Foods Farmers’ Market, 4 East Union Street corner of 114 in Sag Harbor, NY

North Fork
Date:  Sunday, April 21, 2013
Time:  2:00 pm
Location:  Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First Street, Greenport, NY

Renato Stafford of Homegrown, who has been passionate about organic vegetable gardening for over 20 years, will share many innovative techniques to grow wholesome and plentiful food all year long.  Topics include making soil, choosing a site, seeds, weeds, succession planting, crop rotation, food storage, and building a four-season “High Tunnel” greenhouse. Teaching old world methods presented with enthusiasm, Renato has helped many homeowners, schools and businesses grow healthy organic food right in their backyard./