Soluna Garden Farm

Free Gardening Workshop

Sun, 06/30/2013 - 1:00pm

Join Soluna Garden Farms for a free gardening workshop! 

Get ready for the garden season by learning how to efficiently use hand tools in the home garden. This workshop will cover different types of tools and their uses, ergonomic considerations to reduce strain and injury, and maintenance of tools.

For more information, click here.

Free Vegetable Gardening Workshop

Sun, 05/19/2013 - 1:00pm

Join Soluna Garden Farm for a FREE vegetable gardening in containers workshop during the Woburn Farmers Market.

You will learn about selecting varieties of vegetables and fruit that grow best in containers, preparing containers for use, planting containers, and maintaining containers throughout the season!

Join Soluna Garden Farm for a FREE organic flower gardening workshop on Sunday, May 5th at 1:00 pm at the Woburn Farmers Market (41 Wyman, St.)

In this workshop, you will learn about growing flowers organically in your home garden. All the basics you will need to know to successfully grow your own flower garden this summer will be covered.

·Different kinds of flower gardens (cutting gardens, color-themed gardens, fragrance gardens, edible flower gardens)
·Annual and perennial flowers
·Soil, water, and sunlight requirements
·Control of diseases and pests
·Maintenance of your flower garden
·Sources for flower plants

During the class, a flower garden will be planted near the walking paths at Spence Farm as an example, and then in late May or early June, all workshop participants will be invited to come to the farm to plant the flower garden for the public to enjoy (date to be agreed upon after input from workshop participants).

This year McCue Garden Center will not be doing farm sharing. However, there are still a few local farms offering CSA's in the area such as The Clover Food Lab in Cambridge and Burlington and Soluna Garden Farm in Winchester.

The Clover Food Lab
is supporting shares at 3 different locations:
-Clover HSQ (7 Holyoke St., Cambridge)
-Clover HUB (1075 Cambridge St., Cambridge)
-Clover BUR (68 Burlington Mall Rd., Burlington)

If you would like to purchase a share, you must sign up by May 1st. Please click here to sign up for one of these locations.

Soluna Garden Farm in Winchester is offering a flower CSA and a herb CSA. You will be able to get something every week during the growing season, depending on growing conditions and which flowers or herbs are ready to harvest during a particular week.

Share pick-ups are on Mondays at their store in Winchester, or they offer the option to have your share delivered to your home or business in Woburn or Winchester. FREE local delivery is available for Winchester and Woburn residents on all online orders. For more information on CSA's at Soluna Garden Farm, click here.

Free Organic Flower Gardening Workshop

Sun, 05/05/2013 - 1:00pm

Spence Farm / Soluna Garden Farm Workshops

Organic Flower Gardening, May 5, 1:00 pm at the Woburn Farmers Market
 
In this workshop, you will learn about growing flowers organically in your home garden. We will cover all of the information you need to successfully grow your own flower garden this summer.