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Get tips and tricks for gardening success throughout the spring and summer at these Vancouver-area gardening workshops


There are lots of organizations in Vancouver that can help you with your gardening adventures. Here is a sampling of events and workshops coming up!



May 1 – GardenWorks Clinic. Tomato Tips & Tricks for Success. (Free)


May 1 – West Coast Seeds Workshop. Companion Planting for Beginners ($12)


May 15 – West Coast Seeds Workshop. Urban Beekeeping ($12)


May 28 – Farmers Market Garden Festival. Trout Lake Farmers Market. Celebrate the growing season with demos and displays about composting, heirloom seeds, planning your garden and even info on community gardens in your area



June 5 – GardenWorks Clinic. Growing peppers, using starter plants. (Free)


June 5 – West Coast Seeds Workshop. Sugar Snaps & Strawberries: Small space edible gardening ($12)


June 12 – GardenWorks Clinic. Winter veggie gardening?! Already? (Free)



July 23–24 – Slow Food Vancouver. Slow Food Cycle Tours in the Fraser Valley


Know of other gardening workshops? Leave the info in the comment section below