Learn what, how and when to start planting for a well-timed and productive garden using organic methods in this informative webinar with Rachel Hoff of Grow a Pear Nursery. Rachel is a landscape architect and has been gardening for over 30 years and teaching gardening workshops for the past seven years. The class will cover garden layout, creating garden beds, propagation, companion planting, cover crops, perennials, and choosing the best varieties to grow for our area. Learn what your soil needs to get through the year, and the proper methods of bed preparation and crop rotation to prevent pests and diseases.
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4:00 pm Quick Cabbage Sides Cooking Class @ Online/Zoom
Quick Cabbage Sides Cooking Class @ Online/Zoom
Mar 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
It’s not just for coleslaw and corned beef! Learn how to transform this healthy cruciferous vegetable into savory, versatile side dishes. Chef Stephanie Oelsligle Jordan, Sustainable Solano’s Local Food program manager, will demonstrate two unique[...]
10:00 am Benicia Community Gardens Annual... @ Online/Zoom
Benicia Community Gardens Annual... @ Online/Zoom
Mar 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join Benicia Community Gardens for the annual membership meeting at 10 am Saturday, March 6, on Zoom. This is a great opportunity to hear the latest news on Benicia’s Avant and Swenson community gardens and[...]
4:00 pm Farm-To-Table Cooking Class with... @ Online/Zoom
Farm-To-Table Cooking Class with... @ Online/Zoom
Mar 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Join us as we welcome spring with a farm-to-table cooking workshop that celebrates the season’s bountiful produce. Culinary arts instructor and natural food chef Lisa Núñez-Hancock will walk you through the history, traditions and recipe[...]
12:00 pm Ask a UC Master Food Preserver o... @ Online/Zoom
Ask a UC Master Food Preserver o... @ Online/Zoom
Mar 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
UC Master Food Preservers and UC Master Gardener staff and volunteers will be on hand to provide answers to questions from the public on home food preservation and home gardening. This virtual forum will take[...]