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Elawa Farm Open Year Round






 

 

Now offering fun and educational Kid's Summer Camps!    more info

NEW!  Garden Classes at Elawa Farm

This season we will be offering some useful and practical garden classes - whatever your garden experience level is.  No prerequisite required!

SEED STARTING AT HOME

Tues | July 11 | 10am | $30 pp

What is a seed?  A seed is a tiny package that contains everything needed to make a plant.

Learn some tricks for starting plants from seed at home.

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The Organic Gardener at Elawa Farm!

FIVE KEYS TO PLANNING & MAINTAINING A SUCCESSFUL

ORGANIC EDIBLE GARDEN

Wed | June 14 | 10am | $30 pp

Jeanne Nolan shares her five basic ingredients at the core of every one of

The Organic Gardener Lts.'s edible garden projects.  Learn how to incorporate these five keys into your own organic garden.  Jeane walks you through easy steps to achieving success and discusses the benefits of growing your own food.

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TOP TEN EDIBLES FOR CHICAGOLAND

Wed | Aug 9| 10am | $30 pp

Join the Organic Gardener's Lead Garden Educator, Adrienne Detanico, to learn about the ten best crops to grow in the Chicago area.  Adrienne will guide you through The Organic Gardener's favorite varieties of delicious, easy-to-grow crops and provide tips for planting, care,

and harvest of each.

 

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MONTH-BY-MONTH IN THE GARDEN WITH HELPFUL TOOLS & RESOURCES

Wed | Oct 4 | 10am | $30 pp

Jeanne Nolan will guide you through the busiest months in the garden, explaining tips and timelines for planting, maintenance, and harvest to ensure a productive garden all season long.  Jeanne also shares The Organic Garden Ltd's best trusted products, tools,

and local Chicagoland agricultural resources.