School Garden Webinars -Tuesdays!

UF/IFAS Extension Family Nutrition Program and Florida Agriculture in the Classroom are excited to announce a series of virtual School Garden Leadership Trainings for the 2020/2021 school year. Sessions will take place online via Zoom every other Tuesday from 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/florida-school-garden-leadership-training-series-20202021-registration-115190441712

Fall Sessions

  • September 8: “We’re All in This Together” – Garden purpose and community support
  • September 22: “Money, Money, Money” – School garden grants and other resources
  • October 6: “Back to Basics” – Gardening 101
  • October 20: “What, Where, When?” – Planting with students
  • November 10: “Skin of the Earth” – Soil and composting
  • November 17: “Plant to Plate” – Harvesting and cooking from the garden

Spring Sessions, dates TBD

  • “Drip, Drip, Hooray!” – Irrigation basics and beyond
  • “1 Plant + 2 Plants – Propagation” – Cutting, layering, grafting, etc.
  • “Splashing Around” – Hydroponics from beginning to end
  • “Here Fishy, Fishy, Fishy!” – Aquaponics in the classroom
  • “Hi-Ho, Hi-Ho, Off to Work We Go” – Careers in the industry
  • “NPK Alphabet Soup” – Navigating plant nutrients

 

 

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