Urban Ag: A Complete Guide to Urban Farming

Nothing is better for you and your loved ones than homegrown vegetables – organic, and as fresh as can be! Our 5 week- 10 module certification course that will equip you with the skills required to transform your balcony, terrace or ground into a source of health and nutrition – as well as a source of joy and happiness!

Through practical work on a one-acre Permaculture farm and field visits you will learn the entire cycle of urban farming: from seeding, planting, through weeding, fertilizing, and pest management, to harvesting, and composting. Through working on some small practical projects, you will understand how to design your terrace, create the potting mix you need, how to take care for your beds and chose the companion plants which will keep your plants happy and healthy- essentially everything you need to go homegrown.

What you’ll take away from this workshop:
– Practical skills to start your own edible garden
– A network of gardening enthusiasts to connect with
– The opportunity to work in a khet
– A comprehensive manual to guide you through garden set-up and maintenance
– Your nails full of mitti!

The course content would include broadly:

Day 1: Introduction to Urban Agriculture
Day 2: Principles of Design
Day 3: Principles of Organic Farming
Day 4: Seeding and Planting
Day 5: Tour of Delhi Urban Gardens
Day 6: Care for vegetable beds
Day 7: Waste management and composting
Day 8: Organic Farm Tour
Day 9: Pest management and fertilizer use
Day 10: Culmination: Cook and Eat

Weekend Only: The course takes place over two days for 3 hours each, Saturday and Sunday, spread over 5 weeks.
17th Nov – 16 Dec
Time: 10 am – 1 pm
Cost: 9500 INR (plus 18% GST)
Early Bird discount: 8500 INR (plus 18% GST) (Before 20th Oct )

Refreshments will be served. You are welcomed to get your own lunch to have after.

Venue: Farm 8, Phase 5, Aya Nagar Ext. near Mother Mary School

** Dates subject to change.

Google Map Link: https://goo.gl/wJrcVx

Please register here: https://goo.gl/sGcuWj

To book your seat: https://bit.ly/2BR6qxP

Edible routes site: http://edibleroutes.com/


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