Raised Garden Bed

​Raised Bed Construction and Asparagus Growing Workshop


​Raised Bed Construction and Asparagus Growing Workshop

  • Friday, April 26, 2019, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Join Cornell Cooperative Extension at The Vintage Cow Farmers Market for a fun and educational gardening workshop. We will be gathering to demonstrate how to build an inexpensive wooden raised garden bed. Demonstration will include a how-to on planting asparagus and discussion on maintaining the planting for an abundant perennial asparagus crop.


Topics will include:

Types of materials needed to construct and fill your raised garden bed

Benefits of raised bed gardening

Local sources of materials

Good crops for raised beds

How to plant asparagus

Care for and maintenance for a successful asparagus patch

Q and A on gardening topics



Contact Don Gasiewicz at 585-786-2251 x113 or e-mail drg35@cornell.edu

Pre-registration is requested.  To register:

Contact Lisa at 585-786-2251 x123 or e-mail lma96@cornell.edu or register online at the link below.


*Accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by calling CCE Wyoming at (585) 786-2251 no later than ten days prior to the event to ensure sufficient time to make arrangements. Requests after this date will be met when possible.


No cost - open to the public, but pre-registration is requested.

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The Vintage Cow Farmers Market
11105 Alexander Road
Attica, NY 14011