Intensive Weekend Certificate Course in Urban Agriculture at ECO City Farms
When: March 23, 24, 25 or May 18, 19, 20, 2012 or September 7, 8, 9, 2012
What: A New Intensive Weekend Course in Urban Agriculture offered by Prince George’s Community College and ECO City Farms, register early, courses fill quickly!
Times: Fridays and Saturdays 9:30-6:00 and Sundays 12:00-6:00 (with lunch & snack daily)
Where: Taught at ECO City Farms, Edmonston, MD. Intensive course is $525, inclusive.
Description: This 22 hour, very intensive weekend hands-on course will provide you with sustainable strategies you require to plan and design an intensive food production system, based on your needs, goals, and resources, and suited to your own individual urban space. It includes five (5) core modules. Starting Your Farm, Composting 101, Hoophouse Design and Construction, Intro to Urban Livestock, Harvest, Processing and Marketing.
To register, go to: www.pgcc.edu/owllink and selecting Workforce Development & Cont. Ed. Students, or you can register in person on the main campus at Bladen Hall room 126 or at the University Town Center campus. A maximum of 20 people can be accommodated per weekend, so please register early to assure your place.
For more information, contact: Info@ecocityfarms.org, 301-288-1125