At Grow Food Calgary our goal is bring value to our participants.
In addition to the six-session vegetable growing immersion program with local experts (soil experts, compost experts, growing experts, horticulturists, permaculturists, vermiculturists, bug experts and more), each participant will receive:
> 6 Gardening sessions with compost experts, growing experts, garden design experts, water wise experts, wildcrafting experts, among many others. (Value: priceless!) > A 15 minute garden coaching phone call with Donna Balzer; horticulturist dubbed the "Queen of Green" by CBC, regular columnist for the Calgary Herald, host of HGTV's "Bugs and Blooms", and author of 3 gardening books including one Canadian best seller; No Guff Vegetable Gardening. (Value: $50) (for those who purchased the entire program.) > A copy of Donna Balzer's book "No Guff Vegetable Gardening" (Value: $28) With every ticket > A copy of "Verne the Worm" by Shelley Goldbeck, a multi-lingual children's book on vermiculture and the circle of life. (Value: $13) (September) > An e-copy of Meat-Less by Rachel Olsen, on why it's a good idea to reduce your meat consumption and how to do it. (Value: $5) (June) > Unlimited access to Grow Food Calgary's Facebook page where you can ask questions of our supportive experts over the course of your 6 month registration, post your own photos or simply find community in gardening. (Value: priceless!) > Unlimited access to our website with regularly updated blogs, videos and links.(Value: priceless!) > A PDF link to Donna Balzer and Chelsie Anderson's new book "A Gardener's Gratitude Journal" which will inspire you to track your garden progress over three years. (Value: $5) (for those who purchased the entire program). > Welcome bags full of garden related goodies at each session. (Value: rising daily!) > A chance to win many different door prizes at each session. > A supply of amazing coupons for great local greenhouses and garden centres (Value: rising daily!) > Discounted tickets to go on a permaculture tour in June (Value $40) PLUS the ability to ask questions to several of our experts throughout the growing season as questions arise. These questions will be addressed at our meetings, but also via Facebook and email.
Plus chances to win these great door prizes:
Rain Barrel from Green Calgary
Compost bin, courtesy of Chelsie Anderson
Vermicompost, bin courtesy of Chelsie Anderson
We’re adding new Partners to our program daily, so watch this page for more exciting Goodies!