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Improving High Desert Garden Soil

Join us to learn about the basics of soil constituents, soil testing, and the benefits of the soil food web.

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 07, 2020
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

Open Space Visitor Center
6500 Coors Blvd NW
Albuquerque, NM 87120
505-897-8831

Description

Amending desert garden soil is a continuous effort. The class will cover the basics of soil constituents, soil testing and the benefits of the soil food web. The value of humus in finished compost will be prominent in the discussion. Options for improving soil fertility and resiliency in the face of warm temperatures and low precipitation will be presented. Useful take-home information will allow participants to plan for and implement soil amending practices right away. Prior to the class a useful read, The Soul of the Soil by Grace Gershuny, Space is limited. Please call 897-8831 for more info and to register.

Price

Free

Contact

Dionne Epps
505-897-8831