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Soil Basics 101

Handful of soil and worms. Photo by Krissie Nagy.
Photo by Krissie Nagy.

Get the fundamentals of growing good garden soil in this hands-on class. Explore different soil types, delve into the science of soil testing, and learn about heavy-metal contamination. Class concludes with a discussion about practical strategies for improving the soil in your own garden.

Dates:March 24, 2019 Check for other dates
Meets:Su from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location:Administration Building Classroom 125
Instructor:Krissie Nagy
Member Fee:$ 60.00
Nonmember Fee:$ 66.00
Notes:You must bring your printed confirmation to the Garden for admittance to each class session. Report to the security desk at the 1000 Washington Avenue entrance, and you will be directed to your classroom. Show your confirmation for free admission to the Garden before each class. For drivers, the parking lot is located at 900 Washington Avenue. Allow 5 to 10 minutes to walk from the parking lot to the Education building.

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

If you have questions about your online registration, please call us at 718-623-7220 or email

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