Home gardening training

Soil For Life facilitator Joy Erasmus, from Westridge, harvesting from her container garden.

Soil for Life, a Constantia-based NPO, will run its 12-week home-gardening course in Mitchell’s Plain, starting in the first week of March, teaching people how to grow healthy, organic food at home, using simple, low-cost, environmentally-friendly methods. The course will also be held at Lavender Hill, Steenberg, Delft and Gugulethu. Call 021 794 4982 or Sandi Lewis at 073 159 2128 for more information.

Home gardener Jesse Visagie, from Weltevreden Valley, tends to her spinach.