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Description: Creating an Edible Landscape in any Space | 73847

Wednesday, May 2, 2018
12:00 – 1:30 PM
From apartments spaces to windowsills to backyards, edible landscaping can be grown in any space. Steven Capobianco, Horticulture Extension Agent, shares techniques and best practices for incorporating edibles in creative, productive and fun ways!
Cost: $18 | Register Here
May 2 Wed

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1418 Armory Dr, Charlotte, NC 28204, USA 1418 Armory Dr, Charlotte, NC 28204, USA Mecklenburg County Center 4 days away
Description: Gardening in Small Spaces | 73873

Wednesday, June 27, 2018
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
No land? No problem! Learn how to grow garden-fresh vegetables and herbs year-round in containers. In this workshop, Mecklenburg Cooperative Extension teach planting and maintenance basics for a healthy container garden: materials, styles of containers, various potting mixes, fertilization, and watering requirements. Discover which varieties do best in containers including those varieties that not only taste great but are also attractive. This class is great for apartment/townhome/condo owners and residents with limited space but a desire to garden.
Cost: $5 Register Here
Jun 27 Wed
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Description: Pickling the Harvest | 73876

Friday, June 29, 2018
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Nothing says summer like fresh homemade pickles! Mecklenburg Cooperative Extension teaches the basics of pickling your local harvest of fruits and vegetables. Each participant will complete a hands-on process of preparing bread and butter pickles.
Cost: $20 Register Here
Jun 29 Fri
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Description: Cooking with Herbs | 73882

Wednesday, July 25, 2018
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Herbs are a great way to incorporate beginner edible plants and basic cooking skills. In this workshop, participants will learn benefits of cooking with herbs. gain an understanding of herb/spice combinations and compatible foods, and taste simple recipes that are easy to prepare at home. 

Cost: $10Register Here
Jul 25 Wed
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Description: Pressure Canning | 73883

Friday, August 10, 2018
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Pressure canning is the only canning method recommended for foods that are naturally low in acid, which means the pH of the food is above 4.6, such as meat, poultry, seafood, and vegetables. Mecklenburg Cooperative Extension shares techniques and best practices for preserving food using the dial gauge and weighted gauge pressure canner through a hands-on format. Program Prerequisite: Basics of Home Food Preservation
Cost: $20 | Register Here
Aug 10 Fri
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Description: Composting and Soil Health | 73884

Wednesday, August 22, 2018
12:00 – 1:30 PM

Learn the how’s and why’s of home composting from proper preparation and management of compost to bin construction techniques to how to use your compost. Mecklenburg Cooperative Extension teach backyard composting basics, turning leaves and kitchen scraps into a wonderful soil amendment, a gardener’s black gold!

Cost: $5 | Register Here
Aug 22 Wed
1418 Armory Dr, Charlotte, NC 28204, USA 1418 Armory Dr, Charlotte, NC 28204, USA Mecklenburg County Center 2 months away
Description: Water and Runoff Management in Your Yard |  54797

Wednesday, September 5, 2018
12:00 – 1:30 PM

Tired of having a soggy yard? Does rain cause a river or pond right in your yard? We can help! Come join us and learn DIY ways to manage water in your yard.

Cost: $5 | Register Here
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