Permacrops and Food Forests at 61° North (march 2nd)

Join Jason Bibee and Yarducopia for an evening presentation and discussion of perennial food crops commonly used in Southcentral Alaska and the permacrops becoming possible with our warming winters and longer growing seasons. Date / Time: Monday, March 2, 2020 at 6 PM – 8 PM Cost: $10-20 per person (sliding scale) Place: ACAT office … More Permacrops and Food Forests at 61° North (march 2nd)

Anchorage's Many Microclimates (& how it impacts how we garden, february 10th)

Join Meteorologist Louise Fode and Yarducopia for a presentation and discussion of our many microclimates here in Anchorage and how they affect how we garden. The conversation will start big, with what makes Alaska’s climate unique, followed by a closer look at the Anchorage Bowl, different parts of the city, and even different parts of … More Anchorage's Many Microclimates (& how it impacts how we garden, february 10th)

Composting Workshop

Want to feed your garden and save the world? Learn the joy, art and science of composting! In this two hour workshop, taught by Christine Wilcox, we will build a hot compost pile together, discuss the pros and cons of hot vs cold composting, and talk about what materials are best, good, and bad for composting. Be … More Composting Workshop

Weeds and Your Health

Weeds have received such a bad reputation over the past several decades that is often undeserved! They are considered eyesores and are constantly undergoing eradication without understanding of the role they play in nutrition and health! In this 2 hour workshop, taught by Ashlie Coyle, you will learn how to identify the common weeds that … More Weeds and Your Health

Seed Starting Class

Are you spending too much money buying starts every year? Have you unsuccessfully started seeds in the past? Do you want to have more choices in plant varieties? Come learn to start your own seeds, and take them home with you! This two (2) hour class, taught by Alivia DeBusk, is designed for the begining … More Seed Starting Class

Salves from the Garden

Salves from the Garden   November 29th, 6pm-8pm at Anchorage Community House Have you ever wondered how salves and balms are made? Well here’s your chance to find out. In this 2-hour class, Christine Wilcox and Alivia DeBusk will teach you how to make salves from local herbs. Salves are a wonderful way to use the … More Salves from the Garden