Organic Vegetable Gardening for Beginners

Tomatos by j_arlecchino @Flickr
Tomatos by j_arlecchino @Flickr
Now enrolling in Mallow.

Mallow College of Further Education, 19:00-21:00, from Monday 27 January for 10 weeks. Charleville FET Centre, 19:00-21:00, from Tuesday 28 January for 10 weeks. €125* (€95 conc.)

This course is ideally suited to new gardeners who want to “grow their own” in 2019 and beyond. Learn all you need to know for a beautiful and successful organic vegetable garden.

Tutor Profile:

Richard Hooton is a grower and distributor of certified organic veggies, fruits, salads, dried goods and much more. Based in Mallow, delivering throughout Co. Cork. “Richard’s Select Organics” was established in 2015. Seriously passionate about organic gardening and the wonders of growing food, Richard is active on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/Richards-Select-Organics-473276596163003/.

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Mallow Classes

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NightSchool.ie at Mallow College of Further Education.
Nights: Monday
Times: 19:00 to 21:00
Duration: 10 Weeks
Starting: Monday, 27 January 2020

Price: €135.00, *€125.00 with online discount, €94.50 for Old Age Pension recipients, €81.00 for current and just graduated Mallow College day students.

Charleville Classes

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Charleville Further Education & Training Centre (formerly Mannix College).
Nights: Tuesday
Times: 19:00 to 21:00
Duration: 10 Weeks
Starting: Tuesday, 28 January 2020

Price: €135.00, *€125.00 with online discount, €94.50 for Old Age Pension recipients, €81.00 for current and just graduated Mallow College day students.

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Learning Outcomes

  • Selecting an appropriate site.
  • Preparation and soil fertility.
  • What to grow.
  • Sowing and harvesting.
  • Organic pest and disease control.
  • Organic weed control.

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