Program Details

Foundations of Organic Gardening

June 13 / 12:00 AM - June 27 / 12:00 AM

Master gardener, Jan Enthoven, leads this hands-on learning opportunity in Karmê Chöling's one-acre vegetable, herb and flower garden. In addition to learning basic gardening techniques, there are formal gardening classes and participants will receive mindfulness-awareness instruction on the cushion, in the garden, and on contemplative nature walks.  All levels of gardening experience welcome.

Topics include: 

  • Organic spirituality

  • Starting from seed,

  • Water and irrigation

  • Optimizing soil fertility

  • Composting

  • Organic pest and disease management

  • Garden design and planning.

You can arrive anytime during the program, but must register for one or both weeks.

Please read Gardening with Balanced Awareness to learn more about this program.

Go to Karme Choling's website