Welcomes and introduction to the course
Step 1: Remove disease, pests & weed seeds 3
Keeping the garden clean (i.e. sanitized) in the fall means less problems in the spring.
Step 2: Soil assessment 6
You'll learn how to read your land as well as a few DIY soil tests. Finally, discover the and find out the value of lab soil tests.
Step 3: Add organic matter 4
You'll find out the best materials to add to increase your soil's organic matter
Step 4: Sow cover crops 4
Find out the cover crops that fix your soil's problems. There's a cover crop for almost every soil problem.
Step 5: Mulch and organic fertilizers 2
The best mulches to improve soil and insulate plants. Which fertilizers to add in fall so the nutrients are available in the spring
Cross the finish line 2
Recap & celebrate what you've learnt about building soil this week.
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