Grow More Food In Harmony With Nature:
Home Permaculture Series
Co-hosted by Rodgers Ranch Heritage Center and Sustainable Contra Costa
315 Cortsen Rd., Pleasant Hill, Saturdays, 9:30am – 12pm.
Cost: $40/class. Drop-ins welcome; pre-registration recommended: sustainablecoco.org
January 27: Garden Design – Components and Connections
Incorporating a successful garden design and implementation
February 3: Soil: Ground Zero for Garden & Planetary Health
Learn definition and components of soil for the best garden support.
February 10: Water: Slow it, Sink it, Spread it, Save it
Learn to capture/use water to transform garden, in El Nino or drought.
February 17: Trees, Guilds & Food Forests: Options for Application
Identify necessary plants and placement for increased yield, soil health and less work. Learn about herb spirals, keyhole beds mandala beds, and guilds.
February 24: To Seed or to Seedling.
Learn what is most cost and time effective to plant versus buy and what to know when working with seed packets or 6-packs of seedlings.
The Rodgers Ranch Heritage Center's Board of Directors is excited to use our blog, "Ranch Posts," to keep members and the public informed of the latest activities at the ranch. We invite you to comment, ask questions, or muse on the heritage center, both its historical past and its thriving present.