Blessings beloved ones,
For those who are interested in growing your own food, Oregon State University is graciously offering its “Vegetable Gardening” Online Course FREE until the end of April 2020 to anyone who wants to learn. It is an “on demand” online class that can be accessed anytime and it takes 4-6 hours to complete.
Here is the description of the course and the link:
In Vegetable Gardening, you will learn how to select a site, prepare soil and plant vegetables properly as well as gain skills to successfully produce food and identify common insect and disease problems.
By the end of the course, you will be able to:
* Describe what factors to consider in selecting the best site for a vegetable garden
* Prepare the soil, and plant properly, for a successful vegetable garden
* Utilize season extenders, crop rotation, watering, fertilization and other techniques for successful food production
* Identify common insect and disease problems in vegetable gardens