Organic Vegetable Gardening for Beginners

Now enrolling in Mallow and Charleville.

Mallow College of Further Education, 19:00-21:00, from 27 January for 10 weeks. Charleville Further Education & Training Centre, 19:00-21:00, from 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/.

Mallow Classes

Now enrolling for Mallow. Enrol online today.

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

Cost: €135.00, *€125.00 with online discount, €135.00 for Social Welfare, 30% off for Old Age Pension recipients, €81.00 for current and recently graduated Mallow College day students.

Information Night:
Registration Week, Monday January 13 to Wednesday January 15, 19:00 to 20:00 at NightSchool.ie at Mallow College of Further Education. Check your options and enrol on the night. Add Facebook Event reminder.

Charleville Classes

Now enrolling for Charleville. Enrol online today.

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

Cost: €135.00, *€125.00 with online discount, €135.00 for Social Welfare, 30% off for Old Age Pension recipients, €81.00 for current and recently graduated Mallow College day students.

Information Night:
Registration Week, Tuesday January 14 and Thursday January 16, 19:00 to 20:00 at Charleville Further Education & Training Centre. Check your options and enrol on the night. Add Facebook Event reminder.

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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.

Entry Requirements

  • Learners aged 18 and over.
  • No previous experience required.

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