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ONLINE - Organic Horticulture Specialist course

Organization: 
Gaia College
Date of Event: 
Monday, January 11, 2016 - 3:30pm to Sunday, April 17, 2016 - 3:30pm

Whether you are already a landscape professional, just beginning your education, or simply learning for personal enjoyment, this course will give you the knowledge you need to become a better gardener. You will receive a thorough introduction to the science and practice of organic horticulture, facilitating a profound shift in ecological awareness. Going way beyond the idea of pesticide and fertilizer product substitution, you will understand the concepts of landscape health management as opposed to pest management, building a holistic decision making framework for creating and maintaining vibrantly healthy gardens and landscapes, including turf. In addition, it prepares you to write the SOUL Organic Accreditation exam for land care professionals.

Contact: 
Ann Hoelzer
5820 Wilson Avenue
Duncan, BC V9L 1K4
Canada
Phone: 
(250) 709-2229
BCSLA Event: 
Project: Telus Atrium Garden
Landscape Architect / Firm: Sharp & Diamond Landscape Architecture Inc in collaboration with Cornelia Hahn Oberlander
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
Photo Credit: Brett Hitchins