March 28 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm| €70
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The history and theory of grafting will be covered briefly. Tools will be introduced and participants will practice grafting techniques, mainly ‘whip and tongue’ and ‘rind’ grafting. Each participant will be able to graft their own tree to take home.
If you wish to bring scion wood from your own tree to propagate make sure it is good quality, 1 year old growth that is free of disease.
Material cost: €5
Our Big workshop weekend offers a range of full-day courses to choose from. You can take a single course or two courses over the weekend. Our courses always get positive feedback from participants and you will benefit from on hand expert tutors with years of experience in their field. The weekend format also offers you the opportunity to meet like-minded people and to spend some time in our gardens, orchards and woodlands in beautiful East Clare.
Bookings & Information
You can book courses online or you can telephone us on 061 921866 or 921856.
Course prices: €70 per course
10% discount for supporters
Courses are suitable for adults only.
For safety, children under 18 years are not permitted at the workshops.
Lunch & Refreshments
The Seed Savers Café will be open on each course day for lunch, serving soup, tea and coffee, and homemade cakes. The Café is vegetarian and uses organic ingredients from the gardens and orchards where possible.