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Backyard Gardening – a Full Season Walk Through

April 23, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


A step-by-step series spanning the growing season to learn to grow what you eat and eat what you grow. Get your hands dirty while you learn the skills for seasons to come!

Topics include: soil health, variety selection, crop rotation, tool selection, insect and disease management, harvest, storage and preservation, composting, seed saving, and more!

11 sessions every other Tuesday from 6:00 – 8:00pm from April 23 through September 10 at the Unity Community Center Garden (632 Orlando Ave, Normal, IL).

Your $100 registration includes: 11 hands-on learning sessions, learning materials, seed and tool for use on site, the comprehensive guide book Vegetable Gardening in the Midwest, and a share of the produce you grow.

Register here by April 16



April 23, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Unity Community Center Garden
632 Orlando Ave
Normal, IL 61761 United States
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University of Illinois Extension

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