Decorah Area Chamber of Commerce - Event Information

Event Name:Spring Garden School
Event Type(s):Community Event
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During this half-day workshop, you’ll learn how to start seeds, how to plan your garden for seed saving, and how to get started composting. We’ll also teach you all about saving seeds from tomatoes - a perfect crop for beginning seed savers.

This popular event will be hosted on the same day as our Heritage Plant Sale. Before or after the Spring Garden School, check out scores of rare varieties of transplants that will be available at the Lillian Goldman Visitors Center. Experts from our Preservation Department will be on hand to answer questions you might have about these garden treasures.

To register:

  • 10:00 am – Starting and Transplanting Seeds
  • 11:00 am – Planning your Garden for Seed Saving
  • 12:00 pm – Lunch (vegetarian lunch provided)
  • 1:00 pm – Seed Saving  with tomatoes
  • 2:00 pm – Introduction to Composting
Event Date:05-06-17
Event Time:10:00 am
Location:Seed Savers Exchange
3074 North Winn Road
Decorah, IA 52101

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Contact Person:Jeanine
(phone: 563-382-5990)
Details:$40 is the total cost of the session. 
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