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2010 Organic Gardening Workshops - Prairie Dock Farm

Photo by Mike Klaus

Sustain Jefferson President Ellen Klaus, Watertown, welcomed attendees to two days of gardening workshops offered March 27 and 28. The workshops covered basic and advanced gardening topics such as raised beds, “lasagna gardening,” “square foot gardening,” composting, soil enrichment, and season extension techniques.

Photo by Mike Klaus

Workshop attendees had the opportunity to learn from Jefferson County organic gardening expert Rob Frost of Someday Gardens, LLC, about raised bed garden styles.

Photo by Mike Klaus

Workshop participants came from throughout Jefferson County, southeastern Wisconsin, and northern Illinois for the opportunity to expand their gardening knowledge.

Photo by Mike Klaus

Participants enjoyed lunches of locally produced foods, including fresh greens raised since January using season extension techniques.

2009 MREA Energy Fair - Custer, WI

Sustain Jefferson's Booth

SJ's booth drew crowds throughout the entire Fair.

SJ member Rob Frost

SJ Member Robert Frost at the Sustain Jefferson EVG display.

Ellen & Meg

SJ Board members Ellen Klaus & Meg Kelly discuss the EVG system with visitors to our booth.

Patrick Rowe

SJ member Patrick Rowe elaborates on the finer points of gasifier construction.

Greg David

SJ's past president Greg David describes features of the gasifier to interested fair-goers.

Sustain Jefferson's MREA Crew

Paul Moderacki, Robert Frost, Greg David, Beth Gehred, Meg Kelly, Ellen Klaus, Matthew Madden, and Mike Klaus did a fantastic job manning the booth at MREA!

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