1-Day How to Grow Organic Culinary Herbs
Learn To Grow Organic Herbs & Spices At Home
The Secrets Of Growing Organic Herbs & Spices
It is everyone’s dream of growing their own Organic Herbs & Spices at home. These special plants seems to have magical healing properties that will bring about great health to every family and also boost the taste of any dish.
HOWEVER most gardeners in Singapore have given up growing herbs. If you are one of them, you might have faced some of the following challenges:
I don’t have green fingers. I am a plant killer!
My basil turned black and died. Why?
My spouse laughs at me because I can’t seem to keep my plants alive.
My Rosemary keeps dying. Is Singapore too hot for Rosemary?
I have no idea how to start.
There are many more challenges one might be facing in the garden. Challenges that makes you want to give up.
Sometimes we just need a tip or two, basic advice just to keep our plants alive. Even better, step-by-step guidance from a Gardener who’s been there and done that.
Imagine an endless supply of Organic Herbs for your Entire Family
YES YOU CAN!
What You Will Learn
Start Growing Herbs & Spices With Confidence
Popular Culinary Herbs that are used in Singapore.
Different Culture & different Herbs & Spices used.
Choosing suitable Herbs that can grow well in Singapore’s climate.
3 Steps to Green Fingers – Practical Tips to Growing Any Plant.
Sunlight & Water Requirement for growing Herbs.
How to prepare the ideal potting mix for growing Herbs.
Do’s and Don’ts and how to take good care of Herb Plants.
Examples of Incorrect placement of Herb Plants.
Growing Herbs without using toxic pesticides.
Common problems and diseases of Herb Plants.
How to manage Common Diseases.
How to Start: Seeds Germinations & Cuttings.
Understanding the many Health Benefits of Herbs & Spice.
How to Use your fresh/dried Organic Herbs for maximum benefits.
Herbs that can replace Sugar.
Good Herbs for Skin & Hair.
Herbs that can help remove Toxin from our bodies.
Other Interesting Herbal Plants: Roselle, Moringa & Tarragon.
Growing Bentong Ginger & Turmeric Organically.
Harvesting, Drying & Storing fresh Herbs.
This 1-Day hands-on workshop will get you started on Growing Herbs rather quickly. No prior gardening experience needed. Trainer will share the 3 Easy Steps to acquiring Green Fingers. Additionally, participants will also be taught rare skills on using Organic Methods.
Beside learning how to grow herb plants, trainer will also share the herbal benefits of several popular herbs used in local cuisines. Participants will be taught on how to properly use herbs for maximum benefits.
This workshop is ideal for people who yearns to go into Organic Food production industries. Workers from the Community Gardens, Garden Nurseries, Landscape Companies, Health industries, Facility Management, Condominiums, VWOs and Restaurants will find this workshop very useful.
Anyone who has interest in working with Soil Gardening and Organic Foods will find this workshop a very useful jumpstart. All Professionals and un-employed who wish to catch up with the forthcoming Organic Trends, may want to consider acquiring this new skill in order to expand their new career opportunities.
Hands On Activities
This is a HANDS-ON Organic Workshop which means you WILL be getting your hands dirty. Learn step-by-step first hand the actual methods used by Professional Gardeners.
Some of our Hands-On Activities:
Propagating Herbs (Multiply by Cut & Paste)
Germination From Seeds
Re-Potting Herb Plants
“Everyone who wants to try gardening but keep failing should attend. It really makes things clearer and easier!” – Dawn (Teacher)
“I will like to recommend Herb course to all gardening and plant lovers” – Cheng Kee Geok (Librarian)
“Joanne is an excellent trainer. Very passionate and has imparted good tips. Very friendly and approachable.” – Ms. Mani (Participant from NLB)
“Will recommend this course to my colleagues and friends” – Hay Chay Seam (Teacher)
“I gained a lot of knowledge today. The class was fun and herbs are so beneficial to our health.” – participant at NUS Staff Club
“I’ve always wanted to grow herbs at home, today I get to learn on how to do so and bring pots home too! Thank you!” – participant at Bukit Panjang CC
This Workshop is for the following people:
People who finds it difficult to grow and maintain their Herb garden
People who dreams of having their own Herb and Spice garden
People who are an advocate for continual learning & practicing
Health conscious people who believe in eating right
Nature lovers who wishes to get back to nature
Passionate Gardeners who wishes to become a Herbalist
This Workshop is NOT for the following people:
People who doesn’t like getting their hands dirty
People who does not have an open mind in learning because they already “know it all”.
People who are not prepared to do any work
People who lacks patience in gardening
People who does not take action
Details & Fees
**Please notes that Venue are Subject to Changes.
30 Mar 2019, Saturday @ WorldFarm
10 Apr 2019, Wednesday @ WorldFarm
Time: 9:30am to 5pm
**Please check ticket name for actual venue.
a) World Farm Singapore
15 Bah Soon Pah Road, Singapore 769962
(Near Khatib MRT)
b) Toh Orchids
84 Sungei Tengah Rd, Singapore 698986
Sungei Tengah Agrotechnology Park
(Nearest MRT is Choa Chu Kang MRT)
c) GWP Gardens With Purpose Office
1 Bah Soon Pah Road, (Plot A18), Singapore 769959
Near Khatib MRT
Fee : **S$230 per Person
*Standard Single Ticket price. Special Offers available below!
Materials, Notes, Packed Lunch & Transport From Khatib MRT Station (for World Farm); Transport from Choa Chu Kang MRT Station (for Toh Orchids) will be provided.
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SkillsFuture Credit Usage Information
This workshop is SkillsFuture Credit claimable!
The course code for “Grow Your Own Organic Herbs & Spices Workshop” is CRS-N-0041057.
- Using your SkillsFuture Credit:
- Before you submit a claim, you must have already completed course registration through our website.
- You can claim up to the full course fee if you have enough credit balance in your SkillsFuture credit account.
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- IMPORTANT! Claim submission period: Claim must be made before the course start date. Please submit immediately after course registration to allow for processing time.
All Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their $500 SkillsFuture Credit from the government to pay for a wide range of approved skills-related courses. Visit the SkillsFuture Credit website (www.skillsfuture.sg/credit) to choose from the courses available on the SkillsFuture Credit course directory
*100% Skills Future Credit Claimable for Participants who meet the following criteria,
– Singaporean Age 25 and above
– Have sufficient Skills Future Credit