OUR ORGANIC EDUCATION

Throughout the year we host a variety of free and paid speaker/educational seminars and workshops at various locations throughout the Northshore.  We lecture for garden clubs, residential gardeners and businesses on the organic way of life for a nominal fee.

Upcoming Classes in 2017 
*To sign up for a class, please call us at 978-317-7142.  All paid classes are cash only and paid at the beginning of the class* 

Our 2017 Classes are over!  Contact us if you would like a private class at chris@nsorganics.com

*To sign up for a class, please email us at chris@nsorganics.com; All paid classes are cash only and paid at the beginning of the class* 

Free Lectures in 2017

March 2017 – Boston Flower & Garden Show Lecture:  ‘Grow Your Own’

March 2017 – Boston Flower & Garden Show Lecture & Demonstration:  Building a Recyclable Organic Soil

March 2017 – Boston Flower & Garden Show Lecture & Demonstration:  The Benefits of Botanical, Compost & Enzyme Teas

Basic Organic Growing Class: How to Grow

Example Class Outline

I.  A Brief Introduction of Plant
a.)  Germination
b.)  Seedlings
c.)  Vegetative Growth Stage
d.)  Flowering Stage
e.)  Senescence, Harvesting

II.  Soil Based Mediums versus Hydroponics
a.)  Benefits of organic soil
b.)  Benefits of hydroponics

III.  Nutrients for the Plant
a.) What is NPK?
b.) Understanding Macro Nutrients for the Different Growth Stages: A Primer

IV.  Basic Indoor Grow Room Design for a 4×4 Tent
a.)  Tents, Lighting, Temperatures, Timing, Containers, Spacing, Monitors/Timers

V.   Growing the Plant
a.)  Water
b.)  Soil
c.)  Environment
d.)  Growth Stage
e.)  Harvesting, Drying and Curing