April 9, 2015 - 3:00pm
Thur. Apr. 9th - 3-5pm: “Healthy Soil, Healthy Plants, Healthy People.” Purple Cow Organics will share information about their organic compost, potting soil, seed starter mix, Tomato Gro and more.
- 3:00-3:30 - Healthy Soil, Healthy Plants, Healthy People: After 95 years of conventional farming, Purple Cow Organics transitioned a 40 acre field to certified organics (2009-2014). Join Steve Stumbras as he shares Purple Cow Farm notes and looks at this accomplishment from a home grower/gardener’s point of view; encouraging all to consider the relationship between healthy soil, plants & people and their place in today’s modern food system.
- 4:00-4:30 Seed Starting, Soil Blocking &“How to Grow the Perfect Tomato”: Hands on opportunity to learn more about Purple Cow Tomato GRO, putting tomatoes out in the garden or upsizing into larger containers.