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    Learn more about cooking techniques and experiment with fresh new ingredients.

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    Obtain the knowledge that can help restore balance to your body & mind.

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    Cultivate awareness and engage in the topics of local and global preservation

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    Kids

    Fun, interactive experiences for kids to learn about food and where it comes from.

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    For the first time gardener or avid green thumbs, these classes help you find the pay-dirt in your own backyard.

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The Judd Homestead

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8955 Indian Springs Rd
Frederick, MD 21702 United States
In case you are lost call: (202) 368-3018 http://www.ecologiadesign.com/

April 2021

Growing Gourmet Mushrooms! [Offsite]

April 11 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Judd Homestead, 8955 Indian Springs Rd
Frederick, MD 21702 United States
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$65.00 16 tickets left

Grow your own mushrooms!  It is easier than you think!  You can grow delicious and nutritious culinary and medicinal mushrooms in your own garden or home (in apartments, on rooftops and patios, too!) In the workshop we will cover how to inoculate stumps, logs, wood chips, and burlap sacks while improving your garden ecology.  In this interactive class you will learn the types of outdoor mushrooms that we can easily grow in our area, the conditions required and the tools…

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Fruit Tree Grafting [Offsite]

April 18 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
The Judd Homestead, 8955 Indian Springs Rd
Frederick, MD 21702 United States
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$75.00 18 tickets left

Almost all the fruits and nuts we eat these days come from grafted trees.  Join us in learning the magic of grafting and basic fruit tree care.  During the workshop you will create your own grafted apple tree through hands-on grafting and take your new union home.  Also, we will cover re-grafting older trees, and grafting tricks that allow grafting ornamental and wild trees to bear tasty fruits.  We will also inadvertently talk about fruit trees in the food forest…

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May 2021

Edible Landscaping & Straw Bale Home Tour [Offsite]

May 16 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Judd Homestead, 8955 Indian Springs Rd
Frederick, MD 21702 United States
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$35.00 20 tickets left

Join us for a fruitful tour of edible and ecological landscapes while learning how to successfully create abundant landscapes with little to no maintenance. Food forests, mushrooms, swale gardens, living willow structures, hügelkultur beds, herb spirals, kiwi arbors, pawpaw groves… and a circular strawbale home.  Tastings included. Lead by author and edible landscape designer Michael Judd at Long Creek Homestead. Michael Judd has worked with agro-ecological and whole system designs throughout the Americas for the last 20 years focusing on…

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