Urban Leaves India: February 2018

Friday, 9 February 2018


After a long hiatus, we are introducing Mini-Workshops for beginners wishing to embark on the journey of growing their own food in limited urban spaces. The workshops are all inter-connected and participants would benefit from attending all of them. 

Sessions in February 2018 are as follows: 

Session 1 : Soil and Seed : Sunday February 18th, 2018 - 2 hrs 
  • Sowing - Potting-Mix, Sapling-making, Seasons
  • Microgreens - Nutrition in Small Spaces - Window-sill to Plate
Session 2 : Soil and Compost : Sunday February 25th, 2018 - 2 hrs
  • Soil - Characteristics of healthy soil
  • Kitchen composting - A method that endeavours imitating nature with a low-cost kit that can be put together at home


8.30 a.m. to 10.30 am
8.15 a.m. is the reporting time 


UL-DBPH Roof-top Community Farm,
Don Bosco Provincial House Terrace, 
Don Bosco School Campus, 
Matunga (East), 
Mumbai – 400017
One has to walk up a flight of stairs from the 4th floor  to reach  the terrace. Session will be conducted in Gurukul style. 

Things you will need: 

Notebook and pencil, a carry bag for take-home souvenirs, cap for the sun, a bottle of water and a snack in case you get hungry.

Age Eligibility:

Above 12 years

Contribution towards session:

Rs 500/- per session (Rs 450/- for donors) can be given on the workshop day. Do drop in a mail to urbanleaves@gmail.com so that we expect you and make necessary arrangements.