There are many great events and classes in Austin where you can learn about gardening, nature conservation and cooking.
Here are some we think you may like:
Zilker Botanical Garden
The 6 D’s of Container Gardening Success
Whether you want winter color or summer vegetables, you can grow it in containers. The session covers the major considerations and decisions that lead to gardening success – from design and soil to irrigation and sunlight. Participants will come away with a list of recommended plants and resources suitable for Central Texas. Travis County Master Gardener Kirk Walden is a hands-on experiential gardener.
The Natural Gardener
Water Conservation for the Backyard Gardener
Learn special techniques, what plants to plant, and how to plant them, such as planting tomatoes in a staggered pattern. To use water more efficiently, plants require certain nutrients and Tim will tell you just what’s needed
Water Efficiently with Drip Irrigation
Don’t want to waste water? Here is drip irrigation to the rescue! Rather than losing so much precious water to the air through evaporation, drip systems put the water right where we need it – into the soil