Help for beginner gardeners


The Horn Farm Center, Hellam Township, has announced two classes for beginning gardeners:


A Conversation about Soils, 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, March 25. Topics will include soil formation, indicator plants, folk wisdom, the soil ecosystem and basic soil management strategies for the garden.

The Accidental Agonomist, 6-8 p.m. Thursday, March 30. The session will help new gardeners plan for the growing season.

To register, visit