Germinate and grow seeds


Sunday 25 March 2018 (Knysna)

Sunday 29 April 2018 (Knysna)

Sunday 27 May 2018 (Knysna)

Sunday 1 July 2018 (Knysna)

Sunday 29 July 2018 (Knysna)

Sunday 26August (Pretoria)

Learn how to successfully germinate and grow your own organic food

  • How to germinate your own organic seeds
  • What is the difference between organic, heirloom and GMO seed
  • How to transplant your seedlings
  • How to prepare your beds
  • When to make and apply your own organic fertiliser and pesticide for your seedlings
  • Companion planting practical
  • Why mulching is so important
  • Planting a medicinal garden
    Cost R500
    Included in the cost is a packet of organic seeds, beverages,a light lunch and notes

Payment will confirm booking:

Terra Madre SA (Pty) Ltd
Bank: FNB
Account no:62473027764
Branch no: 261649
Cheque account
Email proof of payment to with reference seed and your name

One day workshop – organic soil

Permaculture workshop – How to make rich, organic soil

Join in a fun day where you will learn how to make organic soil. The secret to growing healthy plants is in the soil. Bring along a friend or your gardener and get a 10% discount on both bookings.

Make compost in 18 days!
Buying compost and fertilizers can be expensive. Without which your plants wont grow well. Most people think that making compost is time-consuming, labour intensive and takes months before you can use your hard come by black gold. I will show you how you can make organic compost in just 18 days.

Make a worm farm
Learn how to make a quick and easy, cost-effective worm farm and how to look after your worms and harvest worm tea and vermiculture.

Make soil using a no-dig bed/mulching method
Let us show you how to make soil the easy way – especially for areas where you have bad soil, a lot of rock, or don’t have access to costly labour.

When: Saturday 31 May
Cost: R450
Where: Aloedale, 98 Pitzer Rd, Glen Austin
Time 10am-4pm
(Light lunch included)

Please email to book by Thursday 29 May.
Space is limited to 10 people.
Payment will confirm booking.

Banking details for EFT: Gillian Balster, Bank: FNB, Account no: 62065136535, Branch no: 261649,
Cheque account,  Email proof of payment to Gillian 082 602 2882.