February 08, 2012

Whittier Time Bank Workshop: Build A Potato Grow-Box

*Grow Your Own Backyard Potatoes!
Build a Potato Grow-Box
Saturday, February 25
$20 non-refundable prepaid registration required. *

Farmer David at (626) 825-4760 or

Learn how to build a sturdy, low-cost potato grow-box at our potato box
building workshop on Saturday, February 25. You'll also learn how to
prepare your soil and seed potatoes for a successful backyard harvest of
organic potatoes. Join us for a fun learning experience, and go home with
everything you need to grow your own potatoes!

Full-Size Box (4') Workshop Price: $80 - or - *$60 Material Cost + 4 Time
Half-Box (2') Workshop Price: $55 - or - *$35 Material Cost + 4 Time Dollars

You go home with: A complete potato grow-box you can re-use every year to
grow your own crop of up to 100 lbs. of potatoes. PLUS: Seed potatoes,
straw and the right soil to get started.

Strub Avenue Farm
8826 Strub Ave., Whittier, California
Saturday, February 25
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

*Can't attend the workshop? Full kit with local delivery $160. The
workshop and the kit both make a great Valentine's Day gift!
This workshop is a project of the Whittier Time Bank and Whittier Backyard

Cuatro Caminos Collective

*Meaningful Work,
*Wholesome Local Food,
*Appropriate Technology,
*Intergenerational/Cross-Cultural Dialogue and


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