Nutrient Dense Soil & Permaculture with Dale Hendricks
Nutrient Dense Soil & Permaculture
A deep dive into building nutrient-dense soils with a permaculture twist. Join soil and plant magician Dale Hendricks for a half-day workshop that explores how gardeners can work with and enhance living soils, encourage robust microbial soil food webs and grow tastier crops. Biochar making demonstration and other practical techniques explored.
Bio: Dale Hendricks has been growing and propagating plants professionally since 1975. He co-founded North Creek Nurseries, Inc along with current owner Steve Castorani in order to propagate and grow perennials and grasses with an emphasis on natives and garden selections of natives. In 2009 he founded Green Light Plants, LLC. To build carbon friendly and regenerative landscapes; growing native, woodland and permaculture plants, organically and joyfully. Since 88 he lives in Landenberg, southern Chester County, Pa with his family where he gardens, propagates plants, and grows good soil.
Green Light Plants, LLC
1834 Flint Hill Road
Landenberg, Pa 19350
Please bring your Photo ID for check-in. Printing your ticket ahead of time is not necessary.
Dress for the weather. Garden gloves recommended if desired.
Directions from Frederick:
Take the exit onto I-70 W (10.8 mi)
Take exit 42 to merge onto MD-17 N (0.2 mi)
Merge onto MD-17 N (0.7 mi)
Turn right to stay on MD-17 N (0.4 mi)
Turn right onto US-40 E (0.4 mi)
If you passed Thunderhill Farm on your left, turn around.
Turn left at the stop sign towards 40 East (0.4mi.)
Landmark: you will see a sign for Middle Creek on your right.
Drive about a quarter mile further. (0.4mi.)
Turn left when you see will see a mailbox labeled 10017 Dennison
Drive down the gravel lane (0.1mi)
Keep straight when you see the fork in the road(0.1mi)
Your destination is a white farmhouse with a wrap around porch. We will meet out front
Park in front of the wood pile or the chicken coop.
Note: Parking space is limited.
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10017 Baltimore National Pike
Myersville, MD 21773