Southside Market Opens

Join us at the Southside Community Farmer’s Market for Opening Day! We’ll have some early spring crops and will be joined by a number of local vendors. The Market is located at the corner of 24th and Rickert Street in … Continue reading →

Memorial Day Plant Sale

Come up to Calypso and stock up on your veggie, flower and herb plant starts! Take a walk around the farm and peruse our selection of seedlings – perfect for any home garden! Vegetables Annual & Perennial Flowers Herbs Fruit … Continue reading →

Soil Basics

Soil Basics The soil is the life blood of your garden! This covers soil science in a fun, interactive and practical way.  When: Wednesday, May 23rd from 10:30am – 12:30pm Where: Calypso Farm & Ecology Center Cost: $20 members, $30 non-members. You can … Continue reading →

Root Cellar Basics

Root Cellar Basics Store your vegetables through the winter! One of the oldest methods of vegetable storage, root cellars are a valuable tool for any home gardener. Join us to learn the basics of root cellar design, construction and maintenance.  … Continue reading →

Basic Drip Irrigation

Basic Drip Irrigation Drip Irrigation saves water, time and money and improves root growth. This hands-on workshop will give you all the information you need to install your own system.  When: Saturday, April 21st, 10:00am – 12:00pm Where: Calypso Farm … Continue reading →

All About Seeds & Starts

All About Seeds & Starts Learn techniques for growing healthy, organic transplants at home. Topics include choosing seed varieties, potting soil and containers, setting up proper lighting and effective watering. When: Saturday, April 14th, 12:30 – 2:30pm Where: Calypso Farm … Continue reading →

Beginning Organic Gardening

Beginning Organic Gardening Grow your own food, free of pesticides, herbicides and chemicals! This is an overview of ecological gardening methods such as soil care, weed and pest management, tools and bed design. When: Saturday, April 14th, 10am – 12:00pm … Continue reading →

Memorial Day Plant Sale

Come up to Calypso and stock up on your veggie, flower and herb plant starts! Take a walk around the farm and peruse our selection of seedlings – perfect for any home garden! Vegetables Annual & Perennial Flowers Herbs Fruit … Continue reading →