Agriculture & Horticulture

 

Lowering Garden Maintenance Levels

While there is no such thing as a no-maintenance garden, there are definitely steps you can take to make your garden less of a chore and more of a joy. Using landscape design concepts, and appropriate plant choices and maintenance practices, you can have an attractive garden with all season interest without overwhelming work.

Clearbrook Centre

(80282 AGH GD06 A9A) Nancy Moore, 1 session, Tue, 6:30–9 pm, $39. Oct 13

 


Vegetable Garden Basics

Growing your own vegetables is fun, easy and very rewarding. Whether it’s on your own city lot, your deck or in a community garden, there are many ways to grow your own produce. This class covers: types of planting beds and how to prepare them, seeding and transplanting, on-going garden care and problem solving

Clearbrook Centre

(80233 AGH GRD64 A9A) Nancy Moore, 1 session, Tue, 7–9:50 pm, $39. Oct 6


Pruning Workshop
This six-hour hands-on workshop will cover basic pruning techniques applicable to a wide variety of plant material. You will work on different trees, ornamental shrubs, and a fruit tree. Dress for the weather and bring your own pruners such as secateurs or loppers.

ABBOTSFORD campus

(20203 AGH PRU03 A9A) Jennifer Ryan, 1 session, Sat, 10 am-4 pm, $79. Oct 3 

Last updated May2015

 

Learn the craft of joinery and cabinet making

Train in a shop equipped with the advanced woodworking technology used in today’s industry and earn credit for level 1 and 2 apprenticeship in just 34 weeks.

Start November 17


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