Home Gardener Series: Growing Organic Leafy Vegetables At Home (22 Feb 2020) AM Class

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Date: 22 Feb 2020, SAT
Time: 10.00 AM to 12.30 PM
Venue: The Living Centre, 6A Hindhede Road Singapore 589242 (just 5 mins walk from Beauty World MRT)
Course Fees: SG$88

 

This is an introductory course that will provide and equip you basic techniques of growing leafy vegetables using containers in your apartment or flats (recommended minimum 5 hours of sun). You will receive learning resources (Vegetable seeds, potting mix, growing containers, organic fertilizers etc) to kickstart your growing of leafy vegetables at home.

Course Content:

- Understanding Potting Mix
- Easy varieties of vegetables to grow in Singapore weather
- Types of Containers to Use for Growing Vegetables
- Basic Pest Management Techniques

(Remarks: You cannot use SkillsFuture Credit to pay for this course fees)

Below are examples of Vegetables grown in containers in apartments /flats in Singapore

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Vegetables Grown in Containers Singapore

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Trainer:

The Living CentreFaith is the Founder of The Living Centre, and is professionally trained in Nutritional Farming in Australia as well as High Tech farming from Netherlands (HAS University of Applied Sciences). With expert knowledge in both Soil-Based and Soil-less Agriculture, she also lead the first series of Urban Farming SkillsFuture courses supported by SkillsFuture Singapore. Besides providing professional training in hydroponics Singapore to the public, local university and lecturers from polytechnics, she also provides consultancy to commercial hydroponic farms.  Her belief in wholistic living is based on 2 fundamental aspects of Human Health: Nutritional Health from growing and consuming great quality agricultural crops, and Emotional Health through emotional wellness and balance. 

She has been invited as a key speaker at key gardening and edible farming events, including "Community Garden Festival", "Gardeners'Day Out" organised by Nparks Singapore. Faith believes in changing lives through imparting skills and knowledge to local growers in farms and gardening community. She is also an certified advanced practitioner in EFT (EFTi) and Matrix Reimprinting (EFTMR)

Location:
The training held at 
The Living Centre (6A Hindhede Road, S589242)
The location is within 5 mins walk from the nearest Public Transport Bus Stop or 7 mins walk from Beauty World MRT.

(Directions and map details will be sent to you via email about 1 week before the event) 

Event Information

Event Date 22-Feb-2020 (Sat) 10:00 am
Event End Date 22-Feb-2020 (Sat) 12:30 pm
Course Fee SG$88.00
This event is organised and conducted by The Living Centre
Language of Instruction English
Course Fee Payment Mode You can use online Paypal/Credit or Debit Card (This course is NOT SkillsFuture Claimable)
Location The Living Centre
This class is now FULL. Should you wish to be placed on waiting list, please email us at contact@thelivingcentre.sg
Average rating for Home Gardener Series: Growing Organic Leafy Vegetables At Home, The Living Centre is 4.92 Star of 5 stars - based on 12 Review

Grow organic vegetables

Practical skills to growing own organic vegetables and simple tips of soil and pests control.
Jin Zhi
22 February 2020

Love the tour of their roof garden

Detailed instructions given, very useful for beginners :) Short tour of the rooftop garden was interesting
Azza
22 February 2020

Great experience

I enjoyed learning about the seed germination process as well as the hands on potting segment. It was also great to be able to visit the rooftop to experience how fresh and raw organic plants are.
Charmaine N.
22 February 2020

Excellent trainer

Excellent, thanks Faith great course
Peter O.
22 February 2020

Given materials to practise

Hands on experience. Materials to try back home
Vincent M.
22 February 2020

Pace is good!

The pace was good. The trainer gave useful tips and answered our questions with patience. I enjoyed the trip to the rooftop as well.
Vignesh M.
22 February 2020

Passionate trainer

I like how Faith demonstrated her passion in sharing her knowledge on organic gardening and the clear delivery. The hands-on approach was also very effective in experiential learning.
Nicholas H.
22 February 2020

profession trainer

Ms Faith is professional and friendly in delivery the course content.
KC Chua
23 February 2020

very informative

The short course is very informative, especially on the correct types of soil, pesticide and fertilizer to use; and the necessary preparation prior to planting seeds.
Bernard
23 February 2020

Love the explanation clear and simple

It is the simple explanations together with providing actual materials required for kick-starting to plant a veg that made the course interesting. Also the follow-up of providing the slides used in class is very helpful.
Chim H.L.
24 February 2020

Hands on Learning

The hands on planting and the theory too
Vidhya R.
27 February 2020

Got to visit their beautiful research garden

Hands-on, small class for easier learning, real examples of plants, visit their nice, neat and clean research garden.
Tay Y.P
28 February 2020

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