Classes and Workshops

One of our goals is to help our customers learn how to Grow, Cook, and Preserve Healthy Food.  To further this aim we offer classes and workshops throughout the year which cover a wide range of topics.

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 Upcoming Classes

 
 
 

Class Schedule for 2019

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Yes You Can Grow An Organic Vegetable Garden This Year

Saturday, March 210:00am – 12:00pm
2050 Sharpsburg McCollum Rd, Newnan, GA 30265, USA
Description: An Organic Garden can be fun and rewarding. In this class, you will learn all the steps necessary to have a successful Organic Garden. The class will cover the Proper Location of your garden, how to make your beds, the importance of Good Soil, what to plant and when, weeds, water and mulch, controlling insects and diseases, and when to harvest. Mike”s Book Seven Steps to an Organic Vegetable Garden is included in the cost of the class. The book is a $15 value and the cost of the class is $ 25. The class will be in the Teaching Garden at Country Gardens Farm and a tour of the garden is included.
 
You Will Need to Register Ahead
 

Yes, You Can Grow An Organic Vegetable Garden This Year. A repeat of March 2 class

Country Gardens Farm 2050 Sharpsburg McCollum Rd, Newnan, GA 30265, USA

Saturday, March 16⋅ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

 Description: An Organic Garden can be fun and rewarding. In this class, you will learn all the steps necessary to have a successful Organic Garden. The class will cover the proper location of your garden, how to make your beds, the importance of Good Soil, what to plant and when, weeds, water, and mulch, controlling insects and diseases, and when to harvest. Mike”s Book Seven Steps to an Organic Vegetable Garden is included in the cost of the class. The book is a $15 value and the cost of the class is $ 25. The class will be in the Teaching Garden at Country Gardens Farm and a tour of the garden is included.
You Will Need to Register Ahead

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Start Your Organic Vegetable Garden With No Digging, No Kidding

Saturday, April 6⋅ 10:00am – 12:00pm Country Gardens Farm

2050 Sharpsburg McCollum Rd, Newnan, GA 30265, USA

Description: A layering of organic materials will give you a garden bed without digging or tilling or weeding. We will build a Lasagna Garden in this workshop and give you all the information you need to build one yourself at home. Unique, different, outside the box, this garden has it all. We will be following the book
Lasagna Gardening by Patricia Lanza.
The cost of the class is $25 and includes Mike’s book Seven Steps to an Organic Garden a $15 value

Please register ahead to attend the class.

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Free Tour Of Our Vegetable garden

Come and visit Country Gardens Farm and tour the vegetable garden. We will have informal tours lead by Mike and Judy Cunningham.

Saturday, April 13⋅ 10:00am – 2:00pm

Country Gardens Farm2050 Sharpsburg McCollum Rd, Newnan, GA 30265

Ask Questions about your own garden and see how your food is raised on an organic sustainable farm. The tour is free.

Mike’s Book Seven Steps to an Organic Vegetable Garden is available for $15.00

The event is free but we would like a head count so, please register

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The Basics of Fermenting Vegetables

Saturday, April 27⋅ 10:00am – 1:00 pm

Country Gardens Farm2050 Sharpsburg McCollum Rd, Newnan, GA 30265,

Lacto Fermentation is beneficial for the health of the gut. This class will be a hands-on class on the basics of fermenting vegetables. Theresa Brown has been fermenting for many years and will be sharing with you the health benefits as well as the methods that she uses for fermentation. A jar of fermented vegetables included. Fermentation supplies available for purchase separately if you want them.

You will need to Register ahead for this class. the cost is $35 and includes all supplies and you take home a jar of vegetables.

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Gardening With Kids

Saturday, May 4⋅ 10:00am – 12:00 pm

Country Gardens Farm2050 Sharpsburg McCollum Rd, Newnan, GA 30265,

Children can learn so much from a garden including good eating habits. Bring your children or grandchildren to this class for a hands-on demonstration of starting a vegetable garden. Each paid registration will include Mikes Book Seven Steps to an Organic Vegetable Garden and a planted container garden to take home.

Cost of the class is $30 including book and supplies.

You will need to register ahead for this class

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Sample What’s In Season at Country Gardens Farm

Saturday, May 11 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Country Gardens Farm2050 Sharpsburg McCollum Rd, Newnan, GA 30265,

Come by our new Teaching Garden and sample some farm to table recipes made fresh from the garden at Country Gardens Farm. Judy and Mike will be on hand to talk to about cooking fresh vegetables from the garden with lots for samples to try. Drop in any time between 10 am and 2 pm on Saturday, May the 11th. This is a free event but we would like you to register so we have a head count.

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