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Urban Food Growing Workshop

June 22, 2019 @ 09:00 - 16:00


Experience a full informative day of practical insights into the basics of starting a home food garden, hosted by Megan McCarthy, agroecologist and manager of Boschendal’s Werf Food Garden.

Megan will share her knowledge of organic food production and permaculture in an urban environment; covering seedling production, how to start and manage a worm farm, using chickens in your garden, companion planting, beneficial soil microbes and how they form an integral part of soil and plant health.

The course includes a seedling starter kit, companion plants, beneficial microbes, loads of fun and laughter, plus a light lunch. Vegetarian options available – please inform our reservation team when booking.

What to bring:

  • Comfortable waterproof shoes
  • Hat
  • Sunblock
  • Water
  • Pen and Notebook
  • A container for your new worm family
  • A plastic sheet to protect your car boot

For bookings please contact 021 870 4274 or reservations@boschendal.co.za or book via the website.


June 22, 2019
09:00 - 16:00
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Boschendal Wine Estate
R310 Pniel Road Groot Drakenstein, Franschhoek, 7680
Franschhoek, Western Cape 7680 South Africa
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021 870 4274
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