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Dirt to Earth: Permaculture Soil Improvement

Course number : 140036   ID : 7968    Section Number : OLLI
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CourseGraphic Nature’s age-old methods of improving the soil have evolved over long periods. We will learn how soil improvement occurs in nature and how to replicate it in a shorter length of time. We will discuss how to determine soil composition using pH testing and particle observation, how to prepare the ground for improvement, how some weeds are actually pioneers, and how supporting wild birds and raising ducks, geese, chickens, or game birds is important to soil and other landscape elements. Computer skills are not necessary for this class, but are beneficial to access online class resources.

Class Details

1 Sessions

Nolte Gateway Center

Laurel Graham 



Please read:  Bring a sack lunch or an hour will be provided if you want to get lunch off campus.



Registration Closes On
Saturday, May 1, 2021 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
5/1/2021 Sat 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Casper, Nolte Gateway Center  Map, Room: GW 222 Laurel Graham