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Mulch, Leaves and Cover Crops

Saturday, October 26, 2013

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.

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The key to beautiful, healthy plants is the soil where they grow. In this workshop, learn the basics of soil structure, organic fertilizers, soil amendment secrets, the underworld critters that abound, and the importance of organic matter and composting for healthy soil. As a fall focus, we will discuss what to do with leaves, the benefits of mulching, and which cover crops will protect and improve your garden’s soil. Registration required. Email or call to register.

Location

Queens Botanical Garden
43-50 Main Street
Queens
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Cost

Free with Garden admission ($4 adults, $3 seniors, $2 students w/ID and children 3-12)

Event Organizer

Queens Botanical Garden

Contact Number

(718) 539-5296

Contact Email

compost@queensbotanical.org

Categories

Education, Nature

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