Lobo Gardens Mini-Workshop Series

Introducing The UNM Lobo Gardens Mini-Workshop Series. The Lobo Gardens-Mini Workshops are FREE to all UNM students, faculty and staff to attend. Over the Fall Semester we held a series of  workshops that were well attended by students from many different backgrounds and UNM departments. Thanks everyone for your hard work on the gardens!!

Spring 2012 Lobo Gardens Min-Workshop Series

All workshops are 2 pm – 3:15 pm – Every Thursday. With Lobo Gardens Coordinator Mona Angel, Project Feed the Hood Director Travis McKenzie and guest speakers.  UNM students, staff, faculty or community members are always welcome to attend any workshop!!! We also may be doing a Spring Greenhouse Project. Email mona123@unm.edu if you are interested in learning how to grow in a greenhouse environment.
1/26    Soil and Soil Testing Workshop at RED Garden with Mona and Travis
2/02    Composting Refresher at RED Garden with Mona and Travis
2/09    Seed Saving and Winter Growing Workshop at RED with Mona and Travis
2/16     Soil and Garden Preparation Workshop at RED with Mona and Travis
2/23    Continue soil and garden preparation at 2 Lobo Garden site Telehealth & RED. Garden clean up and getting the soil ready for spring planting today!
3/01    Spring Planting Begins. Cool Weather crops. Greenhouse seedlings planting.    Lobo Gardens Sites, RED & Telehealth and Hokona – herb garden
3/08    Spring Planting continues. Cool Weather crops. Greenhouse seedlings planting. Lobo Gardens Sites, RED & Telehealth and Hokona – herb garden
Spring Break!!! Student Volunteers needed to water and weed gardens! Email mona123@unm.edu if you are interested in helping put in the Lobo Gardens.
3/22   Trellising/Vertical Gardens Workshop at the RED Garden with Mona and Travis. Learn how to trellis tomatoes!!
3/29       Building Trellises Workshop. Meet at the RED at 2PM and travel to the Telehealth garden together to build trellises there.
4/5       Bugs, natural pest control, and companion planting. Meet at the RED Garden.
4/12   Herb Workshop at RED with Travis and Mona. Bring your questions and favorite herbs or teas to share.
4/26    Harvesting and good ag practices. Workshop at RED with Mona and Travis. Produce for the Extreme Local Project to be delivered to Chartwells – fresh produce grown by students for students!~
5/3    Harvest & Summer Planting at RED – Skill Share what did you learn in the gardens this semester?
Interested in more Lobo Gardens?
Take the LOBO GARDENS CLASS – Summer Semester 2012. Listed in Sustainability Studies #402 with Dr.Tema Milstein (tema@unm.edu) or volunteer at the Lobo Gardens any time!
 Have ideas about workshops you would like to attend??? Post your workshop topic ideas on our Lobo Gardens Facebook page (http://www.facebook.com/pages/Lobo-Gardens/244728245557510) or email the Lobo Gardens Coordinator, Mona Angel at mona123@unm.edu
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