Home Gardener Series: Growing Organic Leafy Vegetables Using Organic Soil (4 April 2020) PM Class

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Date: 4 April 2020, SAT
Time: 2.00 PM to 4.30 PM
Venue: The Living Centre, 6A Hindhede Road Singapore 589242 (just 5 mins walk from Beauty World MRT)
Course Fees: SG$88 (early bird special today SG$78)

 

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:

Faith 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 04-Apr-2020 (Sat) 2:00 pm
Event End Date 04-Apr-2020 (Sat) 4:30 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 , Interbank Transfer.
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 4.91 Star of 5 stars - based on 43 Review

The lecturer is very...

The lecturer is very passionate about gardening.
Johan*
22 February 2021

The hands on...

The hands on
Pauline Kan*
22 February 2021

Gain new knowledge...

Gain new knowledge
Ahmad Abu Hassa*
22 February 2021

Hands on....

Hands on.
Aisya*
22 February 2021

Easy to understand. Enjoyable. Makes me want to tr. . .

Easy to understand. Enjoyable. Makes me want to try planting leafy vegetables asap. ?
Noor Jan*
23 January 2021

Knowledge to proper planting . . .

Knowledge to proper planting
Siti*
23 January 2021

Hands on experience since this is my first time . . .

Hands on experience since this is my first time
Rosniati*
23 January 2021

Step step instuctions on how to grow my own vegeta. . .

Step step instuctions on how to grow my own vegetables and how to manage my plants growth
Zulia*
23 January 2021

Very educative. Miss Faith was very informative p. . .

Very educative. Miss Faith was very informative patient and answered all questions
Kartikye*
23 January 2021

I get to learn the proper planting and hands-on ex. . .

I get to learn the proper planting and hands-on experience to plant it..
Sofurah*
23 January 2021

Very practical advise and I enjoyed knowing which . . .

Very practical advise and I enjoyed knowing which Brand
Alice *
23 January 2021

The soil enrichment and the pest control . . .

The soil enrichment and the pest control
Tan yuet*
19 December 2020

Practical well thought resourced and well explain. . .

Practical well thought resourced and well explained. Would be nice to cover the common problems found when planting in terms of disease too much/little water or sun.
Henry Lo*
19 December 2020

The tour of the research garden.. . .

The tour of the research garden.
Betty*
19 December 2020

Informative Hand-on is practical and fun. . .

Informative Hand-on is practical and fun
Peck Bee*
13 November 2020

Very enjoyable ...very enlightening Easy to unders. . .

Very enjoyable...very enlightening Easy to understand
Cheryl T*
12 November 2020

Overall I enjoyed the session and trainer is knowl. . .

Overall I enjoyed the session and trainer is knowledgeable. Clear on deliverables.
Cherlyn *
31 October 2020

Informative and engaging. Excellent all round.. . .

Informative and engaging. Excellent all round.
Li Min*
31 October 2020

Knowledge . . .

Knowledge
Emily Le*
31 October 2020

I learnt about the ways to plant and harvest the p. . .

I learnt about the ways to plant and harvest the plant. Very useful for me to start my journey to plant vegetables.
Noredeen*
31 October 2020

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