STELLER BOTANICAL HEALTH:
FOUNDATIONS FOR SUCCESSFUL GARDENING: SOIL HEALTH & FERTILITY
Curious about what processes happen in that stuff that we call dirt but that is so important for enabling all kinds of life on this planet?! This class is dense with an overview of soil science concepts that affect what nutrients are important for plant growth. Also an overview of various options for improving fertility in your soil. This class is relevant for Alaskans as it talks about how temperature and climate can affect soil nutrients and also specific for Southeast Alaskans as it discusses nutrients that are “mobile” particularly with water.
GROWING GREENS INDOORS DURIG THE WINTER, GUSTAVUS GROWERS PANEL
5 indoor growing systems ranging from simple to complex. Speakers talk about the amount of labor involved, costs, pros and cons so you can contemplate what type of system you might want to try.
Wisdom from Gustavus Elder Gardeners
Gustavus most experienced gardeners: Judy Brakel, Greg Streveler, Meadow Brook and Janene Driscoll shared their collective perspectives and experiences from decades of gardening in Southeast Alaska. Philosophy and perspectives on food security from these jewels of Gustavus. Recorded December 11, 2020 by Jen Landry/Steller Botanical Health.