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Maintaining Soil Health and Fertility


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This is the second community meeting for our urban ag club. Community Meetings will be held the second Tuesday of every month at FPCC. Check out all community meets and gardens events at <https://www.facebook.com/pg/FletcherPlaceCommunityCenter/events/?ref=page_internal> . Events are free of charge and open to the public. That means volunteers, students, neighbors, and anyone else interested in food security in Indianapolis.

Maintaining Soil Health and Fertility. Topics covered with include soil testing (when and where), Parts of soil, Cover crops, Crop rotation, Adding compost. Host: Ted Letherer

7P: Introductions. Review FPCC Mission and Vision and elevator speech on what programs FPCC offers and how folks and donate and get involved. Review FPCC Garden Project Mission and Vision.
7:10P Review Garden maps, plans, needs etc.
7:30P Agronomy Topic: Maintaining Soil Health and Fertility
8:15P Food Topic

Community Meeting Schedule (see <https://www.facebook.com/pg/FletcherPlaceCommunityCenter/events/?ref=page_internal>):

March: Intentional Place Making with Urban Agriculture
April: Maintaining Soil Health and Fertility
May: Container Gardens and Mirco Farms
June: Insect and Disease Management/Attracting Pollinators
July: Water Management and Irrigation Methods
August: Preserving Your Harvest
September: Season Extension Methods
October: Cover Crops
November: Year in Review