Soil Management for Home Gardeners

Date: 
Wednesday, February 9, 2022 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Location

Online Event CA

Healthy soil is the foundation of a productive, thriving garden. UCSC Center for Agroecology Research Lands Manager Darryl Wong will discuss how to assess and improve soil health in your vegetable beds by explaining recent and relevant scientific findings and how to apply those concepts in practice. He will address basic soil science concepts, cover crops and why they are important, which to use for your particular needs, how to deal with them once they're grown and the benefits and challenges low/no-till gardening techniques.