Introduction to the principles of organic growing - online evening webinar
Most people think of organic growing as ‘growing without chemicals’, but there is so much more to it than that. Organic growing makes the best use of resources by working with and understanding natural processes, considering ways to plan in order to create an environment where crops will thrive.
Our webinar will provide you with an overview of what it means to grow organically and give you the chance to consider how you can integrate these principles into everyday practice in your own gardens.
- Gain an overview of the organic principles
- Learn the best ways to improve your soil to grow healthy plants
- Address some of the common challenges and how to manage them without chemicals
- Recognise beneficial creatures and how to attract them
Skill level: Beginners
Course leader: Anton Rosenfeld.
Anton has been with Garden Organic for 16 years. His work has ranged from projects with commercial field-scale growers to small-scale community gardens and allotments. He has worked as a grower, runs many training courses and regularly writes for Grow Your Own and Kitchen Garden magazine. He has a passion for soils, composting and growing veg from a wide range of cultures and horizons.
Our webinar will have an informal, relaxed learning environment with plenty of opportunity for interaction. We will also provide a full set of notes and handouts.