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Jumpstart your garden: How to plant seeds indoors

  • cluck 684 Natick Avenue Cranston, RI, 02921 United States (map)

Learn from Farmer Jordan Goldsmith of Moonrose Farm about seed starting tips, tricks, and techniques. Starting your own seeds is a great way to grow organic varieties you can’t find at most nurseries. Jordan will talk about the differences between using soil blocks and plastic pots and will demonstrate a few techniques used by the pros that that most home gardeners don’t know!

In this class you will learn about: 

What supplies you will need and where to get them

When to start your seeds dependent on the variety

How to read a seed packet & choosing the right varieties

Space-saving techniques for seed starting

How to harden off transplants and tips for planting in the garden

Take home a handout with seeding tips, suggested seeding & transplant dates, glossary of seed starting terms, and a list of suppliers that carry products we recommend.

Jumpstart (seeds) MARCH 10
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$20  13 yrs and up (kids free with parent) call 401 274 1160 or email to register

About your teacher: Jordan Goldsmith and her wife Melissa Denmark started Moonrose Farm in 2015 in Massachusetts on family property. Their small market garden grew into a bustling 3 acre farm when they moved to Hurricane Hill Farm (also home to cluck!) in 2017. Moonrose supplies families weekly with vegetables and cut flowers in the Cranston area with their summer CSA and sells to many restaurants across the state of RI.