Transition Galway are hosting a native tree seed planting workshop on Saturday 18th October at Barna Woods starting at 2pm.
Those attending will learn how to collect different types of seeds and how to germinate and successfully grow trees from seed. Instruction will also be given as to where best to plant various types of trees allowing for soil types and wind conditions. The group are meeting in the Barna Woods car park at 2pm. The workshop is free and everyone is welcome to come along.
The workshop is being led by ecologist Joe Quilty. Joe has been heavily involved with Irish tree organisation ‘Crann’ over the years (www.crann.ie). He is also an experiential ecologist which involves helping people connect with themselves, with nature and with other people.