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Farming 101 Workshop: Plants and Pests

Jul 28 | Wed |
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Learn to support the health of your vegetable garden through a deeper understanding of the pests and problems that arise. This workshop will also include a refresher on plant biology. Our Farming 101 workshop series is designed for those with little to no experience.

RSVP is required; registration will open one month in advance of event.

PLEASE NOTE that in response to the COVID-19 pandemic we require all participants to wear masks covering nose and mouth while on the farm.

Location: Meet at the entrance to The Battery Urban Farm, marked on this map. (Directions: Enter the park on State Street and Broadway near the 4/5 head house or the Netherlands Memorial flag pole: Walk around the left side of Battery Oval lawn towards the harbor. The entrance to the farm is located on the lefthand side just after the Bikeway.)

What to bring: Please wear closed-toe shoes and any layers and sun protection you will need to be comfortable outside for the afternoon. This program will occur light rain or shine; in the event of inclement weather, participants will be e-mailed in advance with notice of any changes.

This event and all other free programming is funded by donations to The Battery Conservancy.

Venue: Battery Park

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