SEEDS FOR HEALTH - SPRING PROGRAM 2009
Seeds For Health is an organic, grass roots community garden program combining support, education and focus on health in a hands on program designed to equip people to produce their own organic food. An activity of Adelaide’s Cancer Care Centre, Seeds for Health continues a 20 year tradition of innovative and effective health programs.
The course provides skills in organic vegetable gardening, both in gardens and containers, so it will be possible for people to grow their own ‘healthy food’. A holistic experience - providing the opportunity to connect with nature and gain the important health benefits of relaxation, reducing stress and anxiety, increasing self reliance along with a real sense of achievement, and experiencing the fun of great community gardening.
Held at Fern Ave Community Garden
18–20 Fern Avenue, Fullarton
Wednesdays 10am to 12 noon for 7 weeks
(lunch provided for a small donation - 12noon to 1pm)
Course fees: $70 for members of Cancer Care, $90 for non-member.
Phone: Cancer Care – 08 8272 2411
Seeds for Health - insights to organics, permaculture & biodynamics. Sowing seeds for a home grown project.
Kitchen Garden Inspirations - creating productive organic food gardens.
By Design - permaculture ideas for creative Kitchen Gardens (be it a tub or a backyard!).
The Good Earth - care of the soil with organic practices. Cultivating healthy soil - healthy plants - healthy people.
Compost - the most vitally important key to organic food gardening.
Garden management & container growing …… making it all work!
Seeds for the Future - looking ahead - discovering the Seedsavers network.
Inspirational guest speakers & a field visit included in the program.
This course is open to anyone with an interest in health & organic food gardening.