Expand Your Growing Season: Planting Fall Crops, presented by Green City Market
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- Expand Your Growing Season: Planting Fall Crops, presented by Green City Market
- July 28, 2012 9:30 am
- July 28, 2012 10:15 am
- (773) 880-1266
Green City Market: “Planting succession crops ensures a continuous harvest throughout the growing season. We will direct seed for plants that will mature in fall such as carrots, turnips, and beets.”
When: Saturday, July 28 @ 9:30am-10:15am
Where: Edible Gardens in Lincoln Park Zoo
How much: Free!
“WORKSHOPS ARE BY RSVP ONLY. To RSVP please email RSVP@greencitymarket.org and specify which workshops you will attend. Space is limited.”
Never heard of the Edible Gardens? Here’s what the founder has to say:
“Located in Lincoln Park Zoo’s Farm-in-the-Zoo, the Edible Gardens are designed to engage children with hands-on growing, weeding, compost making and harvesting, and introduce them to the concept of “farm-to-table”. Programs are also available for school and summer camp field trips. The Gardens are supervised and planted by Jeanne Pinsof, Green City Market’s Organic Gardener. From April through mid-November, the Edible Garden is open to all, weather permitting, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays from 10:00am – 1:00pm.”
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