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Ploughshares Nursery
A social enterprise of
Alameda Point Collaborative
2701 Main Street
Alameda, CA 94501

  • March 2015 Workshops!

    Saturday March 14th from 11am to 12:30 pm. FREE workshop at Ploughshares Nursery, 2701 Main St. Alameda, CA. 510 755 1102 Fruit Tree Care; Join Ploughshares Nursery’s Jeff Bridge for a hands on demonstration of pruning citrus and other fruit trees as well as discussion on ‘best practices’ for caring for fruit trees such as […] Read More

  • FREE Gardening Workshop March 7th 11am

    ‘Saturday March 7th 11am – 1pm at Ploughshares Nursery, 2701 Main St. Alameda CA; Spring Vegetable Gardening A-Z. FREE two hour workshop on everything you need to know to grow a warm season vegetable garden. This is a workshop for folks who have never gardened and also for those who just want some reminders and […] Read More

  • next February Workshop

    Seed Starting’ FREE WORKSHOP at Ploughshares Nursery, 2701 Main St. Alameda, CA. 12:00 noon Saturday February 21st 2015. Bring some gloves because we’re gonna get a wet and dirty in this hands-on workshop all about how to start your own plants from seed. Growing plants from seed is not rocket science people(!), but there are […] Read More

  • two free workshops in January

    Unusual Edibles – FREE WORKSHOP (Ploughshares Nursery in association with Alameda Backyard Growers) January 12th 6:30pm-7:30pm at the Rythmix Cultural Works: 2513 Blanding Ave. Alameda, CA 94501 Join Ploughshare’s Manager, Jeff Bridge for a presentation about the vegetable and fruit kingdom’s more ‘unusual’ inhabitants. There is more to gardening than tomatoes and kale my friends […] Read More

  • Wreath Crafting

    Saturday December 13th at 12 p.m. Join as at Ploughshares for a hands-on workshop creating holiday wreaths from the parts of plants which one commonly finds in one’s neighborhood. Fee is $15.00 per person. Read More

  • Saturday November 8th Workshops

    Nov 8 in Alameda: Lose Your Lawn Talk 11/08/2014 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 noon FREE WORKSHOP Learn how to tear out your lawn without tearing out your lawn. Bay-Friendly Qualified Designers and educators will provide the basics of design, along with demonstrating sheet mulching in this talk. Whether the drought continues or not, it makes […] Read More

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