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October Workshops and Growing Dome Tours

During the month of October, Growing Spaces® will be offering several Growing Dome® Tours for prospective dome owners, as well as Water Plant Workshops to make you a confident year-round caretaker of your water tank and water plants. All requests for attendance should be sent to Claudia Stover, growing365days@gmail.com or by calling (or texting)to 719-221-1012. Friday, October 7th, 12:30-4:30 –…

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Secrets of Year Round Gardening Revealed

Secrets of Year Round Gardening Revealed: Why Growing Dome® Gardening is Unique…and Easy. Gardening in a Growing Dome is different. It’s different in a good way. It’s easy. It is not like growing outside, and compared to growing in a regular greenhouse, they are as different as night and day. Plants do grow easily in the Growing Dome. However, to…

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Upcoming Gardening Workshop

4th Annual Growing Spaces Symposium

Saturday, May 31st, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Join us for this fun filled day at the Pine River Public Library in Bayfield, CO to learn about gardening in the Growing Dome from both new and long-standing instructors of the Growing Spaces team. Topics will cover aspects of soil, composting, insects, seeding, and transplanting and will include interactive exercises in…

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Growing Spaces Class

Streaming Workshop Video: Ask the Experts Interactive Workshop

If you missed the “Ask the Experts” Interactive Workshop in October 2012, or you would like to hear the speakers again, you are in luck because we now have access to streaming video of the class available to purchase. Over 5 hours of helpful and intriguing tips and tricks of the trade from Udgar Parsons, Lee Ann Merrill, Janet Miller,…

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growing food revolution

We’ll be at the Rodale Institute Growing Dome this month!

For all of you who followed the 33’ Growing Dome build at Rodale Institute this Spring you might remember our Ambassador, Richard Miller who supervised the installation of the Growing Dome. Growing Spaces is happy to sponsor Richard Miller returning to Rodale Insitute to attend a Shumei Natural Agriculture Conference July 26-27. The two day seminar entitled:  “Garden. Life. Balance: …

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Streaming Workshop Video: Growing Dome Garden Management

Watch over 4.5 hours of video of Jerome Osentowski’s Growing Dome Garden Management workshop hosted at Growing Spaces in the summer of 2012.  Do so at your leisure by streaming the video online.  We captured the best parts of this information rich two-day course on how to build your own permaculture garden in a greenhouse. Unique and helpful topics like…

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Growing Dome Planning Class

Growing Dome Garden Planning Workshop

CLASS IS FULL AND REGISTRATION IS CLOSED (Check back with us in late summer as we’ll be holding another workshop this fall. As always, thank you for your interest.) Saturday, May 4th, 9:00 am to 3:30 pm   “But tho’ an old man, I am but a young gardener.”  Those famous words accentuate that one of gardening’s lures is the humbling…

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Homemade Pesticide

Homemade Organic Pest Control Sprays

On October 8th we hosted a “Ask the Gardening Experts” Interactive Workshop attended by over 50 students and presented by 5 panelists. It was an information packed day that offered many solutions for problems gardeners face. We will be releasing the full class on video for the public to purchase. Until then we wanted to share one of our favorite…

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Gardening Experts to Ask at the Oct. 8th Interactive Workshop

Lee Anne Merrill – Biological Pest Control Expert Lee Anne has worked in the field of practical applied biological pest control for over 25 years. She and her husband, Gene Merrill, founded M&R Durango Insectary in 1989. The focus of M&R has always been to promote and facilitate sustainable, environmentally responsible biological pest control solutions. Lee Anne enjoys consulting with…

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