Thank you for your interest in Lifelong Learning. This class has been cancelled due to low enrollment.
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Gardening with Worms with Deana Bess
Do you think worms are stinky and unsanitary? Think again! Put those worms to work on your very own worm farm and make rich, healthy, nontoxic fertilizer for your garden. Found out how to get started recycling your kitchen and garden waste with the help of worms.
- Wednesday, February 21
- 10am-12pm, FGCU Kapnick Center Buehler Auditorium at Naples Botanical Garden
- $15 Members / $20 Non-Members
Deana Bess’ life-long passion for gardening and healthy living began as a young girl in a farming community in Northern Michigan. After personally experiencing the powerful healing of organic foods and sustainable living, she has the pleasure and passion to help others grow healthy food in a sustainable and earth-friendly way. Deana is a retired Navy Chief Petty Officer and holds an associate’s degree in Management Information Systems, a bachelor’s degree in Business Management, and a master’s degree in Education. In addition to being a certified Square Foot Gardner Instructor, Deana is also a certified Florida Nursey, Growers, and Landscape Association (FNGLA) Horticulture Professional and a Natural-Organic Gardener by Texas Organic Research Center. Currently she works part-time as a gardener at Food and Thought Organic General Store and Café’ in Naples, FL, which entails caring for the plants, helping wonderful customers, and hosting classes about gardening.
Sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.