Organic Garden Club of Ventura County
June 24th Meeting
6:00 – 8:00 pm
Newbury Park Library
2331 Borchard Road
Newbury Park, CA
Aquaponics and the Future of Food Gardening with speaker Pat Browne, a long time gardener and mural artist. In 2015, she started experimenting in various aquaponic systems. Aquaponics refers to any system that combines conventional aquaculture (raising aquatic animals such as snails, fish, crayfish or prawns in tanks) with hydroponics (cultivating plants in water) in a symbiotic environment.
Join us in the Garden!
The Organic Garden Club of Ventura County is a non-profit organization, and its members are members of:
California Garden Clubs http://californiagardenclubs.com
and the parent organization
National Garden Clubs, Inc. http://www.gardenclub.org
The National Garden Clubs are one of the most recognized non-profits in the United States and the largest volunteer gardening organization in the world. At National Garden Clubs, we connect you with people, plants and programs that provide inspiration, information and valuable resources.
Companion Planting Guide
Southern California Vegetable Planting Timetablemore info
June 18 - Tuesday, 6:30 - 8:30 pm. Join us for dinner at Namaste Spiceland, a new Indian restaurant on Thousand Oaks Blvd. that serves organic vegetarian dishes, and talk about how our gardens are growing.
June 23 - Sunday, 9:30 am - 2 pm. Join us for a tour of the Plant Good Seed Farm with Quin Shakra. And then tour Earth Island Medicinal Herb Garden in Ojai with Carol Wade. Visit the Ojai Farmer's Market and eat lunch. Meet to carpool at the Newbury Park Library.
July 13 - Saturday, 5 - 8 pm. Members join us for our Annual Summer Potluck in Jeff Bass' Permaculture Garden and learn his soil building secrets. Prepare an organic dish with harvests from your garden or the Farmer’s Market
July 20 - Saturday, 10 am. Join us for a tour of Las Flores Community Garden in Thousand Oaks.
July 27 - Saturday, 10 am. Join us for a tour of Pat Browne’s Aquaponic Garden in Camarillo, where she has implemented several different aquaponic trays, tubs, and grow beds and joined them into one system.
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