Gardening Workshops Scheduled at Pilot Center

Gardening Workshops Scheduled at Pilot Center Surry Community College’s Pilot Center, 612 East Main Street, Pilot Mountain, will be holding two farm and garden workshops on June 25 and July 16.

Posted: Jun 21, 2019

Two workshops will be offered for those interested in local growing practices at Surry Community College’s Pilot Center, 612 East Main St., Pilot Mountain.

“Companion Planting” will be held Tuesday, June 25 from 5 to 8 p.m. Learn how to use flowers and herbs to keep the pests away. This class will focus on natural ways of sustainable gardening and will introduce students to IPM or Integrated Pest Management. 

The class “What's the best gardening style for you?” will be held Tuesday, July 16 from 5 to 8 p.m. This part of a series will introduce you to many new ways to grow a continuous supply of fresh produce for your family year-round in greenhouses, raised beds, and other topics will be covered. 

Pre-registration and pre-payment of $10 for each class is required. The classes may be available free through Surry Skill-UP; call to apply. For more information, call (336) 386-3618. Follow the Horticulture program on Facebook and Instagram.


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