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Workshop: Build a Wicking Bed


If you are like most gardeners this summer will have sorely tersted your ability to keep your vegie garden hydrated and productive.

Wicking beds are basically containers with water reservoirs at the base so they water plants from below. They allow moisture to be more evenly distributed throughout the soil, creating ebtter growing conditions for plants.

Join local gardener, Dave Crook who will demonstrate how to build a wicking bed from half a wine barrel.

By the end of the workshop you will have the skills to build your own wicking beds at home.

LOCATION: Yackandandah Commmunity Garden

RSVP: Numbers are limited. Please RSVP to

COST: Paricipation by donation ($10 or what you can afford)

Later Event: 22 March
Yackandandah Folk Festival