The Art of Watering

19/04/2020 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Macleod Organic Community Garden, Somers Ave, Macleod VIC 3085, Australia
Somers Ave
Macleod VIC 3085

Note: This Masterclass has been deferred due to concerns about the Coronavirus

Water is essential for plant health, but knowing how much, how often and when to water can be a challenge.

Learn how to assess the watering needs of various fruit and vegetable plants in the beautiful Macleod Organic Community Gardens.

Robin and Paul Gale-Baker will explain how to provide plants with the water they need to thrive while also conserving this precious resource.

About the Presenters

Robin Gale-Baker is a former nursery owner and co-founder of Sustainable Macleod and the Macleod Organic Commuinity Garden. She was named the 2018 Victorian Senior of the Year (Healthy and Active Living Category) for her work within the community.

Paul Gale-Baker is a qualified permaculture designer and former director of Urban Shepherd, an edible garden design business. He is a founding member of Sustainable Macleod and the Macleod Organic Community Garden and is passionate about assisting people to become successful edible gardeners.