Personal Care with Medicinal Herbs Workshop!

Personal Care with Medicinal Herbs Workshop!

Thank you to everyone who came out to our Personal Care and Medicinal Herb Workshop yesterday!¬†ūüíõ¬†We loved learning and sipping on Golden Turmeric milk with you! Below we have attached our personal care + medicinal herbs guide. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Fm31gPGGxQjqx7xItgl_2imo33RsqtDF4kdY01Lxa-0/edit

Interested in teaching one of our DeCals?

Interested in teaching one of our DeCals?

SOGA currently has three annual DeCals that take place in the garden, Garden Leadership and Management (Fall Semester), Intro to Organic Gardening and Food Justice (Spring Semester), and Berkeley Urban Gardening Internship (BUGI) (Fall Semester). If you are interested in facilitating/teaching one of these DeCals or have an idea for a new one please let us know! Email us at studentorganicgarden@gmail.com ASAP! 

Paid Management Internships at SOGA – Summer 2018

Paid Management Internships at SOGA – Summer 2018

SOGA is looking for 3 enthusiastic summer interns to join our management team.¬†If you want to get more involved with the garden, our internships are the perfect opportunity! Being a manager at SOGA is fun, rewarding, and perfect for individuals who wants to make an impact in our community this summer. For more information and how to apply follow the link below: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1gMKahkrq8NGeq7OByakEECLZzwaicenC8lUemv2Z-WU/edit  

Kombucha and Salve-Making Workshop!

Kombucha and Salve-Making Workshop!

Thanks¬†to all who joined us in the garden¬†on Sunday¬†and made medicinal salve and kombucha starter with us! We had so much fun and can’t wait for our next workshops to come (and to drink our kombucha soon!). Don’t forget to use your medicinal salve for relief during this midterm season! Attached is the kombucha making recipe we used: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Vxj8KRMis66EAzgHwFRqFAQOU_mF5OiVgHr9DiUbngg/edit and the salve making recipe we used: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1OZGeIgcT8ySvRLIw6Kbnu1lmuaiLRc2MK-mRwB0vY6w/edit

Intro to Organic Gardening Crash Course Workshop!

Intro to Organic Gardening Crash Course Workshop!

Thanks to everyone who came out to our Intro to Organic Gardening Workshop last Sunday! We had so much fun seed starting and propagating with you. This past weekend at our Organic Gardening Workshop we discussed and conducted practices of Organic Garden through Seed Starting, Seed Saving, and Propagating. It was a crash course on the DeCal this semester in case you weren’t able to take it. Attached is an intro to organic gardening crash course for you to use:…

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Pickling Workshop!

Pickling Workshop!

We had such a great time at the Pickling Workshop this past Sunday! Students not only pickled daikon radishes but also¬†broccoli, carrots, cucumbers, and lettuce. This workshop had an emphasis on food security and the use of fresh materials. Participants can use the knowledge of pickling to keep produce throughout the winter when there is less availability of local products. Attached is the simple pickling recipe we used: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1nK5umaEf7Uz5KbjzREKl6djRust7vLDuhTIBH_9s1WU/edit Below is a photo of some of the wonderful veggies you…

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Kick-Off Semester Social!

Kick-Off Semester Social!

Happy Monday! Thank you to everybody who came out to the Kick-Off Semester Social! It was so great to see some new faces! Even if you weren’t able to make it SOGA holds opens hours every Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm. This is perfect time to come on down to the garden and help out or learn more about us.

Food Justice Through Urban Gardening Decal

Food Justice Through Urban Gardening Decal

This semester in SOGA we are hosting the ‘Food Justice Through Urban Gardening’ Decal. It has been¬†redesigned from the previous spring decal called ‘Intro to Organic Gardening and Food Justice.’ This class will introduce both new and experienced gardeners to the basic theories and methods of urban agriculture, while exploring the ways that social injustice and inequality determine everything from our access to food to our relationship with the non-human world to environmental health. In our class, we hope to…

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SPRING 2018 SOGA WORKSHOPS!!!

SPRING 2018 SOGA WORKSHOPS!!!

We are so happy to start up the semester again and get it kicking with some workshops and socials! Veterans, newbies, students, and community members are all equally welcomed! Semester Kickoff Social (February 11th), Pickling Workshop (February 25th), Intro to Organic Gardening Crash Course (March 11th) Herbal Salve Making / Kombucha Making (March 18th) Container Gardening and Earth Day Social (April 15th) Personal Care with Medicinal Herbs (April 29th)