Time: April 1, 2010 from 7pm to 8:30pm
Location: Center for Expressive Arts and Experiential Education
Street: 1317 Commercial St
Website or Map: http://www.bellinghamurbangar…
Event Type: seminar-style, class
Organized By: Chris Elder
Latest Activity: Apr 1, 2010
The Organic Orchard Terry and Dave Maczuga
April 1 ~ 7pm – 8:30pm Silver Creek Garden
Class held at the Center for Expressive Arts and Experimental Education
1317 Commercial Ave, upstairs above Uisce’s Pub and Tivoli’s Restaurant
Terry and Dave Maczuga live and garden on 7 acres just north of Bellingham. Silver Creek Garden has extensive food and ornamental areas. The more than 70 fruit and nut trees are managed using organic practices. Most of the fruit trees are apples, modern, heirloom, and cider varieties, producing fruit for table and hard cider. Terry is also the farm manager for Cloud Mountain Farm.
The Maczugas will talk about choosing varieties and site selection. Also discussed will be their pest and disease management strategies, weed suppression, and pollination.