Brisbane Local Food

Growing local


Event Details


Time: November 21, 2016 at 8am to November 24, 2016 at 5:15pm
Street: 7 Harvest Road
City/Town: Yandina
Website or Map:…
Phone: 5472 9900
Event Type: certificate course
Organized By: NTS
Latest Activity: Sep 3, 2016

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Event Description

NTS has spent years developing strategies to improve yield and efficiency, whilst aiming to reduce inputs. This course will provide you with an array of profit-building tools, including the following:

  • Soil & Leaf Tests – analysis and interpretation
  • Core Inputs – humates, kelp, microbial inocula and foliars
  • The Art & Science of Composting
  • Mineral Management – NPK + all essential soil & plant minerals
  • Soil Biology – discover the key beneficials in the soil foodweb
  • Earthworm Management – restoring the missing link in soil productivity
  • Mycorrhizal Fungi – how to regenerate & replace your greatest ally
  • Brewing Considerations – how to inexpensively create a microbial workforce
  • Microbial Protection – how beneficial microbes can reduce your chemical bill
  • Crop & Soil Monitoring – key monitoring tools and guidelines
  • Weed Management – strategies to reduce or remove the need for chemicals
  • Foliar Fertilising – how to achieve maximum benefit
  • Seed Treatment – methods and rewards
  • The Role of Agriculture in Climate Change – discover the powerhouse link between soil biology & planetary health.

Human Health:

  • Human Microbe Management – discover the prime importance of probiotic organisms, a healthy digestive tract and an understanding of the life within.
  • Mastering Micronutrients – unveiling the tricks to personal trace mineral nutrition.
  • Reclaiming Wellness – guidelines to improve your own mineral nutrition and enhance your overall health & wellbeing.
  • Lacto-Fermentation – how to make your own super-protective, fermented food.

Contact Christine Thompson on +61 7 5472 9900.
To register online, please CLICK HERE.
To view our course pack, please CLICK HERE.

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Vetiver grass helps to stabilise soil and protects it against erosion.  It can protect against pests and weeds. Vetiver is also used as animal feed. (Wiki.)

GrowVetiver is a plant nursery run by Dave & Keir Riley that harvests and grows Vetiver grass for local community applications and use. It is based in Beachmere, just north of Brisbane, Australia.

Place your business add here! ($5 per month or $25 for 9 months)

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