I am available to lead workshops on a variety of vegetable gardening topics.  Please contact me if you are interested.

ABOUT- WORKSHOPS

HEIRLOOM TOMATO PRESENTATION:

Mid-Sun Community Garden

Mid-Sun Community Centre

50 Midpark Rise, Calgary, AB

February 16, 2013       10 - 12 noon

I will discuss how to grow tomatoes in our challenging climate to the Mid-Sun Community Garden members at their monthly meeting.  I will have my organic heirloom tomato seed available for sale.

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HEIRLOOM TOMATO PRESENTATION:

Queensland Garden Club

Queensland Community Centre

649 Queensland Drive SE, Calgary, AB

May 4, 2013       10 - 12 noon

I will discuss how to grow tomatoes in our challenging climate to the Queensland Garden Club members at their monthly meeting.

I will also have my organic heirloom tomato transplants available for sale and seed for sale.

HEIRLOOM TOMATO PRESENTATION:

Cochrane & District Horticultural Society

Lofts on the Bow guest room

44077 George Fox Trail, Cochrane, AB

January 24, 2013       7 - 9:00 pm

I will discuss how to grow tomatoes in our challenging climate to the Cochrane & District Horticultural Society’s members at their monthly meeting.  I will have my organic heirloom tomato seed available for sale.

HEIRLOOM TOMATO PRESENTATION:

Airdrie Horticultural Society

97 East Lake Ramp NE, Airdrie, AB

April 20, 2011       7 - 9:00 pm

I discussed growing heirloom tomatoes in our challenging climate to the Airdrie Horticultural Society’s members at their monthly meeting.

EXTENDING THE GARDEN SEASON

Green Calgary

August 24, 2010        7 - 8:30 pm

Hillhurst United Church

1227 Kensington Close N.W.  Calgary

“Let’s face it; growing food in Calgary can be tough. But with a few low-tech tools we can extend Calgary’s growing season significantly, increasing yields and producing more food than you ever though possible. Learn some simple, yet effective strategies for getting a boost on your harvest.  Join Green Calgary in welcoming Jeffrey Casey, beloved heirloom tomato grower, as he shares how he squeezes the most out of Southern Alberta’s short growing season”.

HEIRLOOM TOMATO PRESENTATION:

City of Calgary Parks Natural Areas Adopt-a-Park

May 9, 2009        9:30am

Mayland Heights Parks Depot

111-17th St. SE

HEIRLOOM TOMATO PRESENTATIONS:

Calgary Horticultural Society

February 7, 2009        9:30-12 pm

February 2, 2008        9:30-12 pm & 1:30-4 pm

“This workshop will be an introduction to the wonderful world of heirloom tomatoes.  Topics will include starting from seed, growing tips for our challenging climate, saving seed and the fascinating histories behind these great tasting tomatoes.”

GROWING TOMATOES:  Starting From Seed

Cochrane & District Horticultural Society

Nan Booth Memorial Library

205 Railway Street West, Cochrane, AB

January 28, 2016       7 - 9:00 pm

I will be focusing on how to start tomatoes from seed to get your plants off on the right foot for this presentation to the Cochrane & District Horticultural Society’s members at their monthly meeting.  In addition, I will be discussing growing Japanese vegetables in our climate. I will have my organic heirloom tomato and pepper seed available for sale.

HEIRLOOM TOMATO PRESENTATION:

Calgary Retired Teachers' Associtaion

Ramada Plaza Calgary Airport Hotel

3515 - 26 Street NE, Calgary, AB

April 28, 2017       11:05 - 12 noon

So you want to grow tomatoes in Calgary?  

Jeffrey will share tips to ensure that you will successfully grow tomatoes in our challenging climate.  In addition, he will introduce participants to the the amazing flavours, colours, sizes, and textures of heirloom tomatoes.