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Free composting master class

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Free composting master class

Time: June 13, 2010 from 12:30pm to 4pm
Location: Northey Street City Farm
Street: Northey Street
City/Town: Windsor
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Event Type: workshop
Organized By: Northey Street City Farm
Latest Activity: Jun 8, 2010

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Event Description

For those who have been experimenting with compost but want to go a little deeper Northey Street City Farm is hosting a compost master class this Sunday 13 June from 12.30 to 4pm.

The workshop will be hands-on and cover the science of compost (compost ecology and biology, compost chemistry and the anatomy of a good compost heap) and the art of compost (a basic recipe for great compost, how to pick a healthy compost, the ingredients of compost and how to manage them, specialty compost, best practice compost building, trouble shooting a sick compost heap)

The workshop is funded through Brisbane City Council and places are limited. To book contact Kirsty by emailing

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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.

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