Date: Sun 1st May
Venue: Paddy Coynes Vegetable Garden
Organic Vegetable Growing
Klaus Laitenberger was once the Head Gardener at the Organic Centre at Rossinver, Co. Leitrim and now lectures at University college Cork on organic horticulture, food production and more. He is also an organic farming inspector and his 20 plus years experience of growing food organically has led him in recent years to write 3 books on growing vegetables and not surprisingly they soon all became best sellers. The books have attained rave reviews from other horticulturists and top gardening newspaper & magazine writers and other gardeners alike.
How to Make Compost at Home – Top Tips
Sinéad Ní Mhainnin, Environment Officer with Galway County Council,on how to make compost at home and see how different types of composters work. You will learn how to save money and improve your garden at the same time!
Books by Klaus Laitenberger: ‘Vegetables For The Irish Garden’ and ‘A Vegetable Growers Handbook’ are available to purchase from http://www.greenvegetableseeds.com. ‘Vegetables For The Polytunnel & Greenhouse’ is available from the website and all major book shops.