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Worm Farming and Composting at Home with Brian Donaldson

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Gardening workshops and plant sales sell out very quickly, so if this is something you like, you better book early to the Worm Farming and Composting at Home Workshop with Brian Donaldson to be held at the Northey Street City Farm on Saturday 16th October 2021.

At the workshop, you will learn all the techniques to generate a beneficial soil conditioner from your garden waste. It is a great way to stop food and garden waste going into landfill and you can reap the rewards by producing more veggies for family dinners, growing healthier fruit and bird attracting plants.

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Commercial Worm Farmer, Brian Donaldson, will share his practicable knowledge, tips and tricks for setting up your own safe and efficient worm farm and/or compost heap at home and how to avoid all the common mistakes people like myself, can make.

This is a half-day workshop commencing at 9.00am through to 12 Noon. Prices are $63.73 for Adults, which includes the fee and tax and $48.07 for Concession Holders (including fee and tax). If you cannot attend after booking, refunds will only be given up to seven days prior to the workshop date; after this time refunds will not be given. The Eventbrite fee is non-refundable.

What does this workshop include?

A tour of the composting and worm farming facilities at Northey Street.
Access to the Virtual Student's Handbook Page, which is a paper and resource-saving collection of all the info sheets from the workshop.
Brian will teach you how to make several different types of worm farms with materials you probably already have at home.
A small amount of time will be set aside to study making aerated castings tea and easier liquid applications such as non-aerated castings tea, castings water extracts and weed tea (anaerobic teas).

Northey Street City Farm is located at 16 Victoria Street, Windsor.
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Why? Learn the tips & skills to maintain healthy soil
When: 16 October 2021
Phone: (07) 3857 8775
Where: Northey Street City Farm
Cost: $63.73 for Adults; $48.07 for Concession Holders
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