Here at Trimilawn Farm we champion the old ways of gardening. Using traditional methods not only is it possible to do everything without spending lots of money but many of the tools you need are in the kitchen!
The courses will cover all aspects of creating a working and vibrant garden whatever the soil, location and space you have to work with.
We will also have lots of unusual herbs, flowers and vegetable transplants for sale at special prices on the day.
Saturday 11th April 2015 – One day course, 10am – 4.30pm – includes endless tea & coffee and lunch.
Places available – 8, cost €50.00 (Deposit €20)
This course covers: vSowing the right plants for your garden – seed selection, soil testing, soil types
vTransplanting seedlings and giving your plants the best start
vManaging pests and diseases without fancy expensive chemicals
vPolytunnel and greenhouse management
vHarvesting and preserving your bounty
Saturday 5th September 2015 – One day course, 10am – 4.30pm – lunch and all refreshments provided.
Places available – 8, cost €50.oo (Deposit €20)
This course covers:
vPreparing the garden for Winter
vGreen manures & soil protection
vPropagation, stratification, scarification, cuttings and more
vHygiene, cleaning and winter pests
vOver winter planting in your polytunnel & greenhouse
vGetting ready for Spring
If you are interested in either of these courses please get in touch via our contacts page or you can contact us via Facebook @Trimilawnfarmherbs