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January 2019

Complete Composting

January 23 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Convivium Urban Farmstead, 2811 Jackson Street
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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$40

Join Convivium Urban Farmstead and Dubuque Metropolitan Area Solid Waste Agency (DMASWA) in a project to measure and minimize food waste in Dubuque, Iowa. This project looks to quantify the impact of local, backyard composting which contributes to city-wide efforts of reducing waste and conserving natural resources. Our four week composting class, instructed by Convivium’s Farm Manager, A.J. Shultz, will teach you how to turn your kitchen scraps and yard waste into fertile compost. As a participant, you will: gain…

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February 2019

Seed Starting – To Be Rescheduled

February 9 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Convivium Urban Farmstead, 2811 Jackson Street
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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$15

Due to low attendance, we will be rescheduling this class for a future date. Stay tuned! Join Convivium’s Farm Manager A.J. for an introduction to seed starting where you will learn about seed selection, containers, soil mixes, calculating when to start, and germination needs. There will also be a demonstration and opportunity for you to start your own seeds as well as trade/swap seeds with classmates. Materials provided, but feel free to bring extra seeds you have at home to…

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