Seed Starting Workshop

 

Date/Time

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Location

Watauga Agricultural Conference Center
252 Poplar Grove Rd
Boone, NC 28607

Description

Watauga CountyCooperative Extension will be offering a hands on indoor seed starting workshop.

From 6:00-6:30 we will be in the classroom learning about types of seeds that can be started indoors, timing of sowing, methods of sowing, media types, ways to achieve moisture requirements, fertility, and most importantly light. Then from 6:30-7:00 we will do some hands on practice planting seeds indoors. We will plant trays of seeds that will be used for community gardening projects. Participants will receive 1 propagation tray and moisture dome, extra available for purchase. From 7:00-7:25 we will go back to the class to learn about different types of indoor seed starting shelves that are available to build yourself or to purchase.

Please register by calling our office at 828-264-3061 or email paige_patterson@ncsu.edu. Please register by February 12th so that materials can be purchased for building the shelves.

Contact

  • Closest Town or City:
    • Boone
  • Event Category:
    • Workshops,
    • Special Events,
    • Environmental
  • Additional Info:
    • Family Friendly

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