Posts Tagged ‘garden workshop’

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Wild Edibles I: Meet Author Alicia Funk

January 22, 2014

Join Author Alicia Funk on a seasonal discovery of the uses of plants native to our region—seen through photographs and a walk through Soil Born Farms & Elderberry Farms and tasted through a sampling of wild treats. Learn how to prepare fresh and locally available native, wild plants in this interactive program that includes highlights from her book, Living Wild—Gardening, Cooking and Healing with Native Plants of California.

WHEN: Saturday, February 1, 2014, 10:00am – 1:00pm

WHERE: Soil Born Farms American River Ranch, 2140 Chase Drive in Rancho Cordova

Itinerary:

10-11:  Seasonal Cooking with Native Edibles
11-12:  Tasting of Edibles: Prepare Oak Nut Flour & Manzanita Sugar to Take Home
12-12:30:  Growing Drought Tolerant Natives, Chris Lewis, Elderberry Farms Native Plant Nursery
12:30-1:  Native Plant Walk at the Farm

For fee and registration information go to Wild Edibles registration or phone 916 868-6399.

Elderberry Farms Native Plant Nursery, 2140 Chase Drive, Rancho Cordova, along the American River Parkway at Soil Born Farms’ American River Ranch

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Learn How to Grow Blueberries

June 7, 2011

This workshop just came through my inbox and I thought I would share it with you. Sounds like a good class to attend.

Saturday June 18: FREE! Learn How to Grow Blueberries in the Valley. 11:00am. Join Roger from Rancho Azul to learn all about soil and water requirements, best varieties and more! Plus, enter to win a Blueberry Starter Pack! Scenic Nursery, 1313 Scenic Dr. Modesto, CA 95355 Contact: ads@scenicnursery.com | 209-523-7978

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