The course is a combination of self-paced learning and two live sessions, and offers something for both beginning and experienced gardeners. Growing your own food, using nature as a guide and incorporating sustainable practices is good for our bodies and good for the earth.  This course covers the essential topics — planning the garden from seed to harvest, using organic and sustainable techniques to develop healthy productive gardens, growing good soil, dealing with wildlife and specific techniques for container and indoor vegetable gardens.


This course will be offered online via Canvas.

Course Dates:

February 1 - June 16, 2021


Registration Deadline: May 12, 2021
Cost: Free

What's Next?

Virginia Cooperative Extension utilizes Canvas to offer this online program. After registering for this program, you will receive a registration confirmation email with detailed instructions for accessing the Canvas platform. If you don't see a confirmation email, be sure to check your spam or junk folder.  You can also access the Canvas instructions here (use the back button on your browser to return to this page).

This course is a self-paced course.  If you have any questions about this program, please contact Thomas Bolles, Associate Extension Agent for Prince William County, at tpbolles@vt.edu.


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Vegetable Gardening (Virtual Program)
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