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NOFA OLC upcoming workshops dealing with organic land care.    For more information you can go to our website at

Edible Landscaping with Fruit
July 21st, Lee Reich's garden, New Paltz, NY -
Learn about edible landscaping from expert Lee Reich!  This workshop will include site assessment, soil preparation, plant selection and maintenance, and using fruit in luscious landscaping.
Start with the Soil: an Intensive Workshop on Soil Testing and Interpretation
August 3rd Harrington's Organic Land Care, Bloomfield, CT -
Success with organic growing depends on healthy soil.  This advanced workshop given by Todd Harrington of Harrington's Organic Land Care will cover chemical and biological soil sampling, testing and results.

6th Annual NOFA Organic Lawn & Turf Course
August 5th, Save the Bay, Providence, RI -
Join NOFA OLC for their annual NOFA Organic Lawn & Turf Course, featuring new topics and speakers. Course instructors include Chip Osborne, Paul Sachs, Don Bishop and Javier Gil. 

Organic Invasive Removal with Mike Nadeau
August 18th, Connecticut Beardsley Zoo, Bridgeport, CT - Join Michael Nadeau and NOFA OLC for a demonstration of organic techniques used for removing bittersweet, garlic mustard, Japanese knotweed, Russian olive, burning bush, and other herbaceous perennials. Physical, thermal, biological, and managerial methods will be covered. Part of the NOFA OLC Advanced Workshop Series, for more information visit

Producing and Applying Actively Aerated Compost Tea

September 21st, Stonewall Farm,  Keene, NH-
Peter Schmidt of Compostwerks! LLC and NOFA OLC will provide a unique opportunity to gain hands-on experience and to learn in a small group setting. Some of the topics that will be covered include how to brew compost tea, customizing tea for specific uses, assessing compost tea quality and methods of application. Co-sponsored by NOFA-NH. 

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