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Sustainable Soil Practices: Managing Soil Health

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3501 NE 41st St
Seattle, Washington 98195
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 15

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Sustainable Soil Practices: Managing Soil Health on Your Site

Learn all about best practices for soil management, from analysis to action! Through a combination of lecture, hands-on activities, and teamwork, attendees will learn about soil texture, chemistry, and biology, and how to interpret soil test results. Speakers will introduce innovative applications to address soil problems, meet stormwater requirements, restore construction-impacted soils, and develop a soil management plan. And the day will end with a discussion of best practices to promote long-term soil health, and the science behind why mulch matters even more than you may know!

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Public and Professional Classes Refund Policy: Cancellation and refund requests must be submitted in writing to [email protected] Cancellations more than one week prior to a class are subject to a 15% processing charge (minimum $10). Cancellations with less than one week’s notice are non-refundable. If a program is canceled by UW Botanic Gardens for any reason, a full refund will be made to all enrollees. Refunds may take four weeks to process.

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The University of Washington Botanic Gardens is a unit within the School of Environmental & Forest Sciences and encompasses two sites: the Washington Park Arboretum on the south side of Union Bay and the Center for Urban Horticulture on the north side. The 230-acre Arboretum includes a vibrant collection...

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