Refine your Green Thumb!
The Bonnaroo Learning Garden is a unique place on the farm where you can learn everything from the basics of gardening, to creating to preserving the bounty of the garden through fermentation, to urban livestock tips! This is the place to be for all things awesome and garden related. Make sure to add a class or two to your festival schedule!
Friday, 9:30 AM
Breaking Ground: Edible Gardening 101
New to gardening? We'll go over the basics of planning, planting, and enjoying your garden. Q&A session to follow, so bring your questions!
Friday, 11:30 AM
Fungus Among Us: Wild Mushroom Foraging
Learn how to safely and responsibly find and forage edible and medicinal wild mushrooms anywhere and how to find like-minded folks to share in the experience.
Friday, 1:30 PM
Small Spaces, Big Yields
Learn how to grow more food in less space through vertical gardening, inter-cropping, close spacing, and more. We'll even show you how to grow your own micro-greens!
Saturday, 9:30 AM
Learn how to cook, craft and garden for your personal sensitivities. Eliminate allergens and add beneficial herbs to your diet through dietary changes such as gluten-free eating, salve-making and herbal remedies.
Saturday, 11:30 AM
To rot, or not? Learn how to preserve the bounty of the garden through fermentation!
Saturday, 1:30 PM
The Urban Barnyard: Goats & Hens
Thinking about adding livestock to your urban homestead? We've got the tips you need to find, tend, and enjoy your own goats and chickens in the city.
Sunday, 11:30 AM
Seed-Saving: The Original GMO
In this workshop, learn how and why to save heirloom seeds from different types of vegetables. We'll also make seed bombs for all you guerrilla gardeners to take home.