To pick and eat fruit from your own garden is a wonderful, healthy and satisfying experience.
This course aims to expand your capacity to do just that.
"This course is for those who would love to have their own healthy crop of fruit in the back garden. The course teaches you about all aspects of growing and maintenance of a large variety of fruits, nuts and berries in the home garden."- Tracey Morris Dip.Hort., Cert.Hort., Cert III Organic Farming.
Grow fresh fruit, berries and nuts efficiently and economically. Learn how to raise soil fertility, choose the best fruits for your situation, and grow them in a way which controls pests and diseases without using dangerous chemicals. Both cool and warm climate fruits are covered, and throughout the course you are given the option to concentrate your study on the types of fruits which are of more interest to you.
There are 6 lessons in this course:
Each lesson culminates in an assignment which is submitted to the school, marked by the school's tutors and returned to you with any relevant suggestions, comments, and if necessary, extra reading.