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2015 Courses
Courses for 2015

Growing medicinal herbs & wild flowers at home

 

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:
        v  Sowing the right plants for your garden – seed selection, soil testing, soil types

    v  Transplanting seedlings and giving your plants the best start

v  Companion planting

v  Managing pests and diseases without fancy expensive chemicals

v  Polytunnel and greenhouse management

v  Harvesting 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: 

v  Preparing the garden for Winter

v  Green manures & soil protection

v  Propagation, stratification, scarification, cuttings and more

v  Hygiene, cleaning and winter pests

v  Over winter planting in your polytunnel & greenhouse

v  Getting 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



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