april, 2016

09apr10:00 am12:00 pmLakehills - How to garden with less water

Event Details

Growing a Garden with Less Water
Sponsored by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension

April 9th, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Lakehills Library 7200 FM 1283 Lakehills, TX 78063; (830) 510-2777
*Please RSVP by calling (830) 796-7260 or emailing mayers@bcragd.org* FREE— coffee and snacks provided

Presentations
Floating system aquaponics
Dirt farming
Rock system aquaponics
Wicking beds
HugelKultur
Vertical farming

Presenters:
Local gardener, Andrea McGilvray
San Antonio Aquaponic and TransFarming Group, Patti Taylor and Josh Goode

Hands-on and Demo Activities:
Table top wicking bed build demo
HugelKultur build demo
Properly mixing soils in trays– potting or floating aquaponic systems

Water Conserving Displays :
Drip line
Tree cones
Floating aquaponic system parts
Rock aquaponic system parts
Rainwater Harvesting system components
Water conservation literature

*FREE water test coupons for the first 10 participants to arrive at workshop*

Lakehills Library 7200 FM 1283 Lakehills, TX 78063; (830) 510-2777
*Please RSVP by calling (830) 796-7260 or emailing mayers@bcragd.org* FREE— coffee and snacks provided

Time

(Saturday) 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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