home
 
ENROLL NOW
 

Calendar

<June 2016>
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29

30

31

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

Event : Community Theatre Murder’s in the Heir
 Time: 10/06/2016 - 11/06/2016

11

Event : Community Theatre Murder’s in the Heir
 Time: 11/06/2016 - 11/06/2016

12

13

14

15

16

Event : Medical Administrative Specialist Pinning & Awards Ceremony
 Time: 16/06/2016 - 16/06/2016

17

18

19

20

21

22

23

24

25

Event : Jenyethel Merritt Public Award & Celebration Ceremony
 Time: 25/06/2016 - 25/06/2016

26

27

28

29

30

1

2

3

4

Event : Independence Day Holiday
 Time: 04/07/2016 - 04/07/2016

5

6

7

8

9

“Organic Gardening 101: Compost and Cover Crops” workshop November 10

Enrich your soil without buying fertilizer or compost. Learn to recycle and grow your own nutrients at home with Organic Gardening 101 workshop “Compost and Cover Crops” -- at North Florida Community College’s Green Industries Institute on Saturday, November 10 in Monticello, Fla. The workshop will begin at 9:30 a.m. and end at 11:30 a.m.

“Waste from your kitchen and yard can easily be composted into rich soil for your garden,” said Claire Mitchell, Sustainable Agriculture Programs Manager at Green Industries. “Rich soil is the key to growing healthy organic crops, so the more you improve your soil the better vegetables you will grow.”

The workshop will go over how to compost at home, as well as how to choose cover crops to improve garden soil. Cover crops are plants grown specifically to improve soil by adding nitrogen and organic matter, as well as suppressing weeds.

This workshop and others are offered on Saturdays mornings at 9:30 a.m. and cost $15 to attend. If participants bring a friend, the friend gets in half off. Participants are asked to pre-register online at /green-industries/organic-gardening-101-classes.

Green Industries Institute is located at 2729 W Washington St on Highway 90, just three miles west of downtown Monticello. For more information, please call (850) 973-1701 or email Claire Mitchell at mitchellc@nfcc.edu.


Webmaster
325 NW Turner Davis Dr. Madison, FL 32340 850.973.2288 or 866.937.6322