18 Oct 2014: No Dig Gardening in the Tropics

18 Oct 2014

No Dig Gardening in the Tropics


A half day practical introduction to home gardening and soil nutrition, with ‘Growtong’ founder, Harbir Gill

This workshop is designed for anyone who is interested to get started in growing fresh vegetables in their house / apartment or anyone who has already been bitten by the gardening bug, but wants to see better results.

The course is hands-on and will introduce you to the basic principles of composting, making your own soil nutrition, no dig gardening and the benefits that come with it.
Course Overview

  • Why do more and more people want to grow their own food?
  • Where to get started
  • Basics of soil nutrition
  • What is compost?
  • How to make compost
  • Concepts of no-dig gardening
  • Creating potting mix
  • Planting in containers / raised beds for best results
Practical Sessions
  • Step by step of making compost using two different methods – practical for house or apartment
  • Building a no-dig garden bed and planting  veggies
  • Creating a potting mix and planting in containers

Time, Date, FeesRegister Now

Time and Date

9am – 1pm.
Saturday, 18th October 2014


Eats, Shoots & Roots,
Bukit Gasing, Petaling Jaya.

Workshop Fees

RM180, inclusive of tea breaks, refreshments and seedling starter kit

Discounts are available too:

icon_earlybird_starEarly Bird
Register before 6th October 2014, and get a discounted fee of RM165.

icon_mates_stsarMates Rates
Sign up with another friend or more, and get a discounted fee of RM165 each.

Register early to secure a place on the workshop, places are limited to 20 students.
Click here to register now