Register for all three of Joneve's classes (Gardening 101, 201, and Art in the Garden) and save $30! Simply add all three classes to your shopping cart and select checkout to apply the discount.
This is a beginner course for folks that want to start gardening or those that have dipped their toes in but have yet to find their green thumb. We will go over the basics of starting a bountiful vegetable and herb garden in your own back yard. During this course we will go over:
Site Preparation and Soil Testing
Basic Planting Schedules
Top Pests & Solutions
Culinary Herb Basics
Resources for Seeds, Tools and Supplies
Bring your questions too!
Class Location: Wild Roots Apothecary, 4 River Ln, Sperryville, VA 22740
Joneve Murphy has been farming for restaurants, chefs, farmers markets and home cooks for more than 16 years. She moved to Virginia in 2009 for a position at Ayrshire Farm in Upperville, attending farmers markets and selling produce to various chefs in the DC and Northern Virginia region.
In May of 2014 she traveled to 18 countries in Africa, Europe, Asia and Central America to study organic agriculture. She worked on more than 200 farms growing everything from coconuts to wasabi, vegetables, grains, fruit, fish and animals as both a volunteer and consultant. She learned traditional farming methods as well as modern ones to compliment her own knowledge in the field. She currently works as a farm manager for a local 3-Michelin star restaurant.