Edible Gardens Workshop Series

Explore the basics of successful vegetable gardening in the Pacific Northwest—from seed to table.
Classes are taught by educators from Harvest Pierce County (a program of the Pierce Conservation District), Pierce County Planning and Public Works and the Franklin Pierce School District.
Class schedules will be posted early in 2019
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Special thanks to our site hosts!
Franklin Pierce School District
Metro Parks Tacoma
Pierce County Library System
WSU Pierce County Ext. Master Gardeners
Series sponsor:LRI Logo
Class Locations
basket Graham (GRA) | 6–8 p.m. | Graham Library | 9202 224th St E

Midland (MID) | 6–8 p.m. | Franklin Pierce Farm (NSRC) | 9516 Waller Rd E

Parkland (PAR) | 6–8 p.m. | Parkland/Spanaway Library | 13718 Pacific Ave S

Puyallup (PUY) | 6–8 p.m. | WSU Puyallup (Victoria Room at the Master Gardener Demonstration Garden) | 2607 W Pioneer

Tacoma (TAC) | 10 a.m.–12 p.m. | Metro Parks Tacoma | 4702 S 19th St
Fruits, Nuts & Berries
Learn about perennial food production with tips for planting and maintaining fruit and nut trees and shrubs.
Starting From Seeds
Start your vegetables from seed! Save money, impress your friends and grow plants you won’t find at the nursery.
Garden Soil 101
Prepare your garden soil for planting vegetables with a variety of soil amendments available in Pierce County.
Your Summer Garden: Vegetables & Herbs
Learn what grows well in the Pacific Northwest, how to design your garden, how to irrigate and more.
Garden Bugs, Diseases & Non-Toxic Alternatives
Tackle problems in the garden with safe remedies, specific for gardening in western Washington.
Composting Basics & Putting the Garden to Bed
Learn how to use your garden’s organic waste to improve your soil, and prepare your garden for winter.
Fall and Winter Gardening
Plant now to harvest fresh food this fall and winter! Learn when to plant and how to care for plants over the winter.
Container Gardening
Just a balcony to work with? No problem! Learn how to grow food in containers of all sizes.
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Phone: (253) 798-2179