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Learning From the Land

Community Learning for 2019

 

 All courses are FREE and open to anybody aged 19+

Travel bursaries available. For all enquiries email clt@thegreenbackyard.com

In the Cutting Garden
6 sessions starting Saturday April 6th
13:30 – 16:30
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An in depth look at growing and harvesting cut flowers. We will look at the wide range of plants that can be grown as cut flowers, as well as exploring harvesting and display, and getting practical in the garden!

 
Exploring Culinary Herbs
6 sessions starting Sunday April 7th
13:30 – 16:30
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A series of practical sessions exploring culinary herbs, where we will be looking at the use of a range of herbs in different recipes, their properties and uses, and how to grow and propagate them at home.

 
After Work – Wildlife Friendly Gardening! 
6 sessions starting Wednesday May 15th
17:00 – 20:00
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Friendly and practical after-work sessions on wildlife friendly gardening, where we will explore the needs of different wildlife found in our gardens, how we can provide food and essential habitat for them throughout the year.

 
After Work – Plot to Plate!
6 sessions starting Thursday May 16th
17:00 – 20:00
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A friendly introduction to growing and cooking food – from plot to plate, where we will learn how to grow a range of crops and use them to prepare a different dish each week using rustic and traditional cooking techniques

 
Healthy House Plants
6 sessions starting Sunday May 19th
10:00 – 13:00
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An in depth series of workshops to keep your house plants happy and healthy, where we will learn how to care for and grow a range of houseplants. Each week we’ll look at a different family of plants and what they need to thrive.

Therapeutic Plants and Natural Remedies
6 sessions starting Sunday May 19th
13:30 – 16:30
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An introduction to therapeutic plants and natural remedies, where we will explore the therapeutic properties of plants, how to grow and propagate these and how to use them to make a range of therapeutic products for personal use.