Grow Great Garlic! Cultivating Organic Garlic in the Home Garden and Small Farm

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Date and Time: November 5, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Center for Agroecology & Sustainable Food Systems, Friends of the UCSC Farm & Garden
Vanessa Ackermann
Location: Cowell Ranch Hay Barn, UC Santa Cruz
Baskin Engineering
1156 High St,Santa Cruz,CA 95064
Cost: Varies; see link
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Led by Sandhill Farms garlic grower Pete Rasmussen and Chadwick Garden manager Orin Martin, this workshop will include in-depth discussions of all aspects of growing great garlic, from soil preparation and seed selection, to planting and harvesting tricks of the trade. We’ll also have roasted garlic available for workshop participants to taste. This workshop takes place rain or shine!
Following the workshop there will be a selection of rare and heirloom garlic available for sale to plant in the home garden. Note that garlic seed available at the workshop is limited; if you’d like to pre-order prior to the workshop, see

Cost of the workshop is $30 general admission (pre-registered) or $40 (at the door); $20 for Friends of the Farm & Garden members (pre-registered) or $30 (at the door);  $15 for UCSC students and limited-income (pre-registered) or $20 (at the door). 

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