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Vegetable Gardening Workshop 101 for Beginners


April 1, 2023 at 9:00am

Are you ready to plant a vegetable garden?

If you are wondering about specific plants, wanting to know what type of seeds are best, trying to figure out what fertilizers and soil to use, want to get started vegetable gardening, then this is the time for you!

Join Mike, our resident grower, for a 1-hour workshop on vegetable gardening. He has a BS in Horticulture from Purdue University and has been a co-owner of Tuttle Orchards since 1982. Since becoming a co-owner, Mike has greatly expanded the vegetable production at Tuttle Orchards and is offering his wisdom during this workshop.

This workshop will cover the following topics:

  • Garden site selection
  • Soil preparation
  • Seed and plant selection
  • Timing of seeing and planting
  • Transplanting
  • Crop Rotation
  • Question and answer time


This is the 101 Gardening Workshop, which is for beginners who are new to gardening.  You can purchase the 101 tickets here:  101 Workshop Ticket Link

There is also a 201 Gardening Workshop, which is for those who already have had a garden and want to dig deeper.  You can purchase the 201 tickets here:  201 Workshop Ticket Link

Location: Tuttle Orchards – The Greenhouse

Cost: $10 per person