Indoor Micro Farming
Tuesday, Nov. 10, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Public $35; Members $30
Get creative solutions for growing your own greens via ‘micro farming’ from artist, designer and local food hero Micah Donovan. Think outside the box for ways to cultivate tasty, nutritious food inside your home by utilizing windows and ledges. Explore technology support growing systems like ‘Grow Tubes’ and various set-ups with LED lights while upcycling materials commonly found at home. Hands-on projects will be covered in the class with various materials, and personal consultations for each student and their food growing dreams will be provided.
[PG15F32] Micah Donovan
Hop Growing for Horticulturalists & Enthusiasts
Sunday, Nov. 22, 1 to 3:30 p.m.
Public $35; Members $25
Hops, Humulus lupulus, are an essential component to beer but also a pleasant addition to the amateur brewers backyard. Join Stone House Brewing Co. brewer Jozef Winter for an in-depth look at a history of hops, varieties and characteristics of different hops, how to cultivate, grow and manage pests. Review trellising and set-up needs for both large and small hop growing operations and proper harvest and storage techniques. Jozef will of course also touch on how to use hops in the beer making process.
[PG15F38] Jozef Winter