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Grow your own greens workshop

Where
Sydney City Farm
Sydney City Farm
52 Barwon Park Road, St Peters NSW 2044
When

Saturday 27 August from 10am to 11am Saturday 27 August from 1pm to 2pm

Cost

Adult: $30.00Concession: $22.50

A hands-on workshop for people who live in the inner city about growing food in containers on window sills, balconies, and other small spaces.

Discover five fresh greens you can grow in a handful of soil. Pot up pea shoots and microgreens to take home which will be ready to eat in a couple of weeks. Learn how to repurpose containers you already have to grow fresh food.

There are two sessions to choose from:

Saturday 27 August 10am to 11am

Saturday 27 August 1pm to 2pm

What you will learn:

  • Five fresh greens you can grow in containers

  • Common household items to repurpose for gardening

  • How to grow microgreens and pea shoots

What you will get:

  • Small class size with experienced facilitator

  • Hands on gardening activities propagating plants

  • Six propagated plants to take home

Presented by Jen Beer, our Sydney City Farm learning facilitator. Jen loves teaching school students and city dwellers how to grow their own fresh food.

Covid-safe information

Do not attend the Sydney City Farm events if you are unwell

Please do not attend if you are unwell or have any signs of cold or flu including a cough, sore/scratchy throat, runny nose, shortness of breath or a fever. We respectfully advise that you will not be permitted to enter.

When at the Sydney City Farm event

  • notify staff if you start to feel unwell

  • face masks may be required at indoor venues

  • maintain 1.5m physical distance from all people including staff

  • wash or sanitise your hands on entry and regularly after that

  • you are welcome to bring your own gardening gloves. Gloves will be supplied to volunteers and education participants who do not bring their own.

  • follow volunteer and education participant hygiene protocols discussed at start of session

  • wipe down equipment that you use or touch with the sanitising wipes supplied

Contact event organiser

Sydney City Farm

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