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Practical Edible Horticulture (four days)

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Rose Hill Community Centre Oxford

Caroles Way

Rose Hill

Oxford

OX4 4HF

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Practical Edible Horticulture - do you want to make more use of your outdoor space for food or medicinal production?

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Practical Edible Horticulture - do you want to make more use of your outdoor space for food or medicinal production?  Learn the essential practical skills needed in planning, creating and designing a garden.

This course gives the attendee practical skills to get gardening and growing at home - from raised beds to ponds to crop planning and composting. Also covered are herbs, food preserving, pest and disease management and building a rocket stove!

We will cover theory as well as practical tasks.

We cover the following topics over four days:

o    Organic Gardening

o    Composting

o    Raised beds

o    Herbs and their uses

o    Seasonal planning

o    Wildlife Gardening

o    Ponds and Swales

o   Herbal Medicine

This course is certificated at Level 1 which is equivalent to low GCSE grade. Attendance on the Basic Edible Horticulture course or evidence of relevant prior learning will be required to attend this course.

This course is certificated.

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