Tool Care

Garden Tool Care

We all want our tools to last and be able to do their job. Let’s give them some TLC at the end of the season. Learn the proper techniques, tools, and materials to sharpen and oil your tools before putting them away for the winter. Feel free to bring one of your own tools for some hands on practice!

Tools we will cover include: Shears & Clippers; Shovels; Hoes

These workshops are provided for farmers, landowners, backyard & community gardeners, and the general public. This workshop is most applicable to backyard & community gardeners, small farmers, anyone who landscapes their yard.

Date: Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017
Time: 5:30pm – 7:00pm
Location: The Ohana Kuleana Community Garden. See below for maps, location and building information.
Contact: Mia Carrasco­Songer, The Garden Project of Southwest Colorado mia@thegardenprojectswcolorado.org. Phone: 970-259-3123

Workshop Presenters

Brooke FrazerBrooke Frazer is the Manna Soup Kitchen Garden Coordinator and has a varied background in renewable energy, energy efficiency, and farming. Brooke started a successful SPIN inspired urban farm in Durango and is excited to be growing food downtown at Manna Soup Kitchen. Brooke enjoys playing roller derby, mountain biking, snowboarding, and remodeling her house when she isn’t in the garden.


This workshop is FREE. To register for the workshop, enter the number that will be attending (QTY) and then click the Register Now button.



Ohana Kuleana Community Garden