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Urban Harvest’s Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD
Jan 18 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
6:30 pm
In a total of 10 classes (25 hours of instruction), this series covers everything you want to know about growing vegetables. Topics include the advantages of organic and ecological approaches over chemicals; vegetable garden design; irrigation and drainage; soil fertility, … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Basic Fruit Tree Care and Planting @ University of St. Thomas, Hall and Room TBD
Jan 20 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Basic Fruit Tree Care and Planting @ University of St. Thomas, Hall and Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
9:30 am
Basic Fruit Tree Care and Planting will teach you the basics of fruit tree selection, planting, care, and maintenance. Fruit trees are wonderful additions to the urban landscape with beautiful flowers, fragrance, and the reward of organically grown fruits. They support … Continue reading
Jan 21 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Sustainable Living Through Permaculture 1 (SLTP 1) @ near 610S and Stella Link
1:00 pm
The design principles of Permaculture (PC) are explained, observed and illustrated in a series of breakout sessions at a home and garden remodeled to reflect PC sustainability principles. This garden is set up with cisterns, many types of fruits, vegetables, … Continue reading
Dr. Maya Klein’s “The Dirt Cure” @ United Way- Greater Houston
Jan 23 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Dr. Maya Klein’s “The Dirt Cure” @ United Way- Greater Houston | Houston | Texas | United States
5:30 pm
Dr. Maya Klein has a message for parents of small children: Don’t be afraid of dirt! Dr. Klein will speak in-person about her book, “The Dirt Cure,” and how to heal your family by what you eat. Get tickets here. … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD
Jan 25 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
6:30 pm
In a total of 10 classes (25 hours of instruction), this series covers everything you want to know about growing vegetables. Topics include the advantages of organic and ecological approaches over chemicals; vegetable garden design; irrigation and drainage; soil fertility, … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Sustainable Living Through Permaculture 2 (SLTP 2) @ University of Houston, Central Campus, Room TBD
Jan 28 @ 12:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Sustainable Living Through Permaculture 2 (SLTP 2) @ University of Houston, Central Campus, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
12:30 pm
In this classroom presentation, we carefully explore principles demonstrated in Sustainable Living Through Permaculture 1 (SL 1), look at issues connected with larger rural sites, and begin the design of a farm/home site that connects and integrates food with housing … Continue reading
Feb 3 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm
Urban Harvest's Designing Our Green Homes and Communities Through Permaculture (Series) @ University of Houston, Central Campus,Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
9:30 am
Sustainable Living Through Permaculture 1 & 2 are prerequisites for any part of this module. In a world of climate change threats and unstable oil producing regions, it is essential that our homes and communities change to become more energy … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD
Feb 8 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
6:30 pm
In a total of 10 classes (25 hours of instruction), this series covers everything you want to know about growing vegetables. Topics include the advantages of organic and ecological approaches over chemicals; vegetable garden design; irrigation and drainage; soil fertility, … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Growing Fruit Trees in a Small Space @ Houston Museum of Natural Science, Moran Conference Hall
Feb 10 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Urban Harvest's Growing Fruit Trees in a Small Space @ Houston Museum of Natural Science, Moran Conference Hall | Houston | Texas | United States
9:30 am
Growing Fruit Trees in a Small Space will teach techniques that allow homeowners with the smallest urban lots to grow fruitful gardens of increased variety and beauty. This system, also known as a high-density orchard, enables the urban gardener to quadruple the … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Fruit Tree Training and Pruning (SERIES of 3 Classes) @ Class 1 - University of St. Thomas, Room TBD; Classes 2&3 at Residence near S. Loop/Stella Link
Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Urban Harvest's Fruit Tree Training and Pruning (SERIES of 3 Classes) @ Class 1 - University of St. Thomas, Room TBD; Classes 2&3 at Residence near S. Loop/Stella Link | Houston | Texas | United States
10:00 am
This series consists of three classes that will start with a two and a half hour lecture style class designed to teach you the principles of pruning and training your fruit trees. The following two classes will be held at … Continue reading
Feb 17 @ 8:30 am – 2:30 pm
Urban Harvest's Starting a Community or School Garden Workshop @ University of St. Thomas, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
8:30 am
There are many reasons for starting a community garden: creating a strong sense of community and stewardship; developing a community’s identity and spirit; providing a space for communities to grow safe, nutritious food; empowering communities with the knowledge to grow … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD
Feb 22 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
6:30 pm
In a total of 10 classes (25 hours of instruction), this series covers everything you want to know about growing vegetables. Topics include the advantages of organic and ecological approaches over chemicals; vegetable garden design; irrigation and drainage; soil fertility, … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Basic Organic Vegetable Gardening @ Houston Museum of Natural Science, Classroom
Feb 24 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Basic Organic Vegetable Gardening @ Houston Museum of Natural Science, Classroom | Houston | Texas | United States
9:30 am
Basic Organic Vegetable Gardening is an introductory class to growing vegetables organically in Houston, with all of its climate challenges. Growing your own food can be rewarding in many ways—a healthy family activity, fresh air, exercise, as well as better … Continue reading
Feb 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Making Houston a Resilient City: Flooding, Carbon and Food @ Museum of Natural Science, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
6:30 pm
This lecture will focus on the challenges and opportunities that lie before Houston, a key city in the global response to changing weather patterns, emerging economies and changing consumer preferences and needs. The future of Houston as a serious competitor … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD
Mar 8 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
6:30 pm
In a total of 10 classes (25 hours of instruction), this series covers everything you want to know about growing vegetables. Topics include the advantages of organic and ecological approaches over chemicals; vegetable garden design; irrigation and drainage; soil fertility, … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD
Mar 22 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
6:30 pm
In a total of 10 classes (25 hours of instruction), this series covers everything you want to know about growing vegetables. Topics include the advantages of organic and ecological approaches over chemicals; vegetable garden design; irrigation and drainage; soil fertility, … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD
Apr 5 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
6:30 pm
In a total of 10 classes (25 hours of instruction), this series covers everything you want to know about growing vegetables. Topics include the advantages of organic and ecological approaches over chemicals; vegetable garden design; irrigation and drainage; soil fertility, … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD
Apr 19 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
6:30 pm
In a total of 10 classes (25 hours of instruction), this series covers everything you want to know about growing vegetables. Topics include the advantages of organic and ecological approaches over chemicals; vegetable garden design; irrigation and drainage; soil fertility, … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD
May 3 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
6:30 pm
In a total of 10 classes (25 hours of instruction), this series covers everything you want to know about growing vegetables. Topics include the advantages of organic and ecological approaches over chemicals; vegetable garden design; irrigation and drainage; soil fertility, … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD
May 17 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
6:30 pm
In a total of 10 classes (25 hours of instruction), this series covers everything you want to know about growing vegetables. Topics include the advantages of organic and ecological approaches over chemicals; vegetable garden design; irrigation and drainage; soil fertility, … Continue reading