No Mow & No Dig Environmental Gardening

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LOCATION & START DATE
Duchy College Rosewarne - 24 May 2024
LEVEL
No Qualification Levels Explained
DURATION
1 Day, 09:30-16:15
LEARNING AREA
Horticulture, Floristry & Arboriculture Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Part-time

No Mow & No Dig Environmental Gardening

We all love our gardens and green spaces, and this course will help you to manage them in a sustainable way and to also increase biodiversity.

This 1-day course will help you to develop the knowledge and skills to environmentally plan no-mow garden areas and grow crops in no-dig spaces. Dispel some of the myths and get yourself gardening sustainably!

What you will learn

- The benefits of no-mow and no-dig gardening
- Planning and designing your no-mow garden
- Safe use of mowers in no-mow gardens
- Seed mixes for no-mow gardens
- Compost and growing medium types for no-dig gardening
- Planning your no-dig boarders and raised beds Safe use of equipment
- Planting out in no-dig raised beds and plant care and management

Progression

This is the perfect precursor to our Level 1 Award in horticulture skills or one of our Level 2 RHS courses.

Duchy College Rosewarne

Duchy College Rosewarne

This beautiful campus set just outside of Camborne has a rich history of national research and is cherished by students and staff. Whether its studying horticulture or animal care, the intimate community feel is the perfect learning environment. With a friendly and entertaining student hub, and the most passionate and dedicated team on hand to support the college experience, Duchy College Rosewarne is renowned for its student experience. Home to the most wonderful animals and plants, this is a truly unique and special place to have your #careercollege experience.


- The benefits of no-mow and no-dig gardening
- Planning and designing your no-mow garden
- Safe use of mowers in no-mow gardens
- Seed mixes for no-mow gardens
- Compost and growing medium types for no-dig gardening
- Planning your no-dig boarders and raised beds Safe use of equipment
- Planting out in no-dig raised beds and plant care and management

This is the perfect precursor to our Level 1 Award in horticulture skills or one of our Level 2 RHS courses.

Duchy College Rosewarne

Duchy College Rosewarne

This beautiful campus set just outside of Camborne has a rich history of national research and is cherished by students and staff. Whether its studying horticulture or animal care, the intimate community feel is the perfect learning environment. With a friendly and entertaining student hub, and the most passionate and dedicated team on hand to support the college experience, Duchy College Rosewarne is renowned for its student experience. Home to the most wonderful animals and plants, this is a truly unique and special place to have your #careercollege experience.


Dates & Locations

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  • Location - Duchy College Rosewarne
  • Start Date - 24 May 2024
  • Day/Time - Friday, 09:30 - 16:00
  • Tuition Fees: £0.00*
            
    *Please note - Fees apply to adults and HE students only. Only the most common fees scenario is shown. Actual fees may vary depending on your personal situation. Please contact us for further information.

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Fees apply to adults and HE students only. Only the most common fees scenario is shown. Actual fees may vary depending on your personal situation. Please contact us for further information.

Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The College reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.

No Mow & No Dig Environmental Gardening No Qualification Duchy College Rosewarne Gardening, Horticulture, Growing, Propagation, Sustainability