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Essentials of a Productive Home Veggie Garden

February 1 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm



  • Date: February 1
  • Time: 1-3pm
  • Cost: $18 (+ $2.50 service charge per ticket)


Course Description:

Learn how to set the home veggie garden up for success. With the right set up, growing your own food can be easier than you think. We will cover the essentials of a productive garden here in Colorado including basic automated irrigation, hoops and protective fabrics, proper seeding timing and techniques, and garden basics like plant placement and soil amending. Whew! Walk away ready to implement these easy steps to set up a thriving garden and get growing!


Presented by Andrea Vanderbilt:

Andrea Vanderbilt is a CSU alum with over 8 years of experience in the horticulture industry. She is the founder and owner of Teach Me To Grow LLC, a company that specializes in garden education and the design, installation and maintenance of food-producing landscapes for urban environments. She is passionate about the endless benefits of growing food in urban environments and she lives to see more people doing so! She delights in supporting and educating new gardeners in a fun, engaging way steeped in the fundamentals of horticulture! Visit www.teachmetogrow.com to learn more about how she is bringing food-producing landscapes to backyards and businesses.


Experience Level: Beginner


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Originally published on December 11th, 2019. Updated on January 7th, 2020.


February 1
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Fort Collins Nursery
2121 E. Mulberry St.
Fort Collins, 80524
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