Tags:ECO, the Environmental and Conservation Organization of Hendersonville, announces its 2012 SUSTAINABILITY SERIES:
Interested in a more sustainable lifestyle? ECO is expanding its workshop schedule to a monthly event and expanding the scope of the presentations. Check out these upcoming workshops:
Jan 26 - 6:30 pm: Lessons Learned by Green Home Owners- What works and what doesn’t. The owners of homes on ECO’s Green Home Tour will present a forum describing their experience. Come learn what features worked up to expectations and where they encountered problems.
February 21 - 6:30 pm: Raising Rabbits for the Home or Business. Learn to raise rabbits, from breeding stock, housing, feeding, breeding, processing, packaging and sales.
March 6 - 6:30 pm: Creating a Neighborhood Orchard. Building your orchard in your backyard or in your neighborhood.
April 21 - 10 am: Wild Plant Walk. Many native plants often thought to be “weeds” are healthier than the vegetables many gardeners plant in their gardens. Learn about our native plants on this interesting (and tasty) walk in our neighborhood.
May, date TBA: Composting Workshop: Learn how to recycle most of your food wastes and turn it into rich soil.