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Biodynamic gardening course

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Biodynamic gardening course

Time: October 31, 2015 at 9:15am to November 1, 2015 at 4:30pm
Location: Cityfood Growers
Street: 7 Hogan St
City/Town: Camp Mountain
Website or Map: http://cityfoodgrowers.com.au…
Phone: Peter Kearney on 0401156532 or peter@cityfoodgrowers.com.au
Event Type: workshop
Organized By: Peter Kearney
Latest Activity: Aug 12, 2015

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Biodynamic gardening course
Location : 7 Hogan Court, Camp Mountain,  Brisbane, QLD at Australia
Starts on October 31, 2015 at 9:15AM

Ends on November 1, 2015 at 4:30PM

This 2 day course running over a weekend is for food gardeners and hobby farmers already using organic methods covers a mixture of theory and practice. The course builds a framework of understanding for you to work with biodynamics to improve your soil, garden productivity and food quality, and at the same time, raise your awareness into the deeper spirit of nature.

You will learn biodynamic gardening principles, how to use biodynamic preparations, work in tune with the planets, make biodynamic compost and tree paste. We will also delve into biodynamic weed and pest control, liquid manures and general organic gardening methods. You will learn to appreciate how cost effective it is to work with biodynamics.
The course is also ideal for people who want to travel from longer distances. Low cost home stay accommodation can be organised

Booking Instructions : Morning and afternoon tea each day, with organic ingredients, many from the gardens, written training materials, set of biodynamic preparations to get you started, 12 month subscription to our web site and connection to a network of gardeners using Biodynamic practices.

If you are travelling by air, the train from the airport connects to a railway station nearby and we can organise free pick up and drop off to the station.

Accommodation can be arranged, including comfortable and low cost home stay bed and breakfast in our local area. Talk with us about the options. A course flyer will be emailed upon receiving inquiry.

Cost : $300
Name: Peter Kearney
Phone Number: 0401156532

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