Grow Great Garlic workshop
Date: November 5, 2017
Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Contact: Vanessa Ackermann
Location: Hay Barn at UCSC
Led by Sandhill Farms garlic grower Pete Rasmussen and Chadwick Garden manager Orin Martin, this workshop will include in-depth discussions of all aspects of growing great garlic, from soil preparation and seed selection, to planting and harvesting tricks of the trade. We'll also have roasted garlic available for workshop participants to taste.
Following the workshop there will be a selection of rare and heirloom garlic available for sale to plant in the home garden. Note that garlic seed available at the workshop is limited; if you'd like to pre-order prior to the workshop, see www.sandhillfarms.org.
Cost of the workshop is $30 general admission (pre-registered) or $40 (at the door); $20 for Friends of the Farm & Garden members (pre-registered) or $30 (at the door); $15 for UCSC students and limited-income (pre-registered) or $20 (at the door).
Note: This workshop takes place rain or shine!
Click here if you're interested in finding out about how to join the Friends of the Farm & Garden.
If you prefer to pre-register for this class by mail (no service charge), please send a check made payable to UC Regents to:
1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95064
Please include your contact information (phone and email) with your check.
For directions to the Hay Barn on the UCSC campus, please see the CASFS website.