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How to Build Raised Beds and Container Gardens

November 23rd, 2019 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Registration closes on Nov. 18. register at www.noble.org/events

There are many benefits associated with the use of raised beds and containers to grow specialty crops. Join us to learn how an elevated growing surface can be used to improve drainage and create a more favorable gardening experience.

You will have the opportunity to view various styles of raised garden beds and container gardens, learn about alternative materials available for bed and container construction, and discuss the pros and cons of each construction material and style of bed/container.

During the workshop, you will also have the opportunity to assist with the construction of two novel raised bed and container growing structures.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:
  • Benefits of growing in raised beds and containers
  • Various techniques used in raised bed and container construction
  • Tools and materials used in raised bed and container construction
  • Demonstration of different styles of beds and containers
WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
  • Market gardeners and hobby gardeners
WHAT YOU SHOULD BRING:
  • Work gloves
  • Appropriate outdoor attire
Noble Research Institute Small-Scale Ag Demo Area

2510 Sam Noble Pkwy., Ardmore, OK 73401 Get Directions

Admission Details
Admission Level / Ticket Cost
Noble Raised Beds and Container Gardens $25.00