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Getting ready for Autumn in the veg patch

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Getting ready for Autumn in the veg patch

Time: March 28, 2015 from 2pm to 3:30pm
Location: Brookfield Garden Centre
City/Town: Brookfield
Website or Map:…
Phone: 3878 7739
Event Type: workshop
Organized By: Brookfield Garden Centre
Latest Activity: Mar 21, 2015

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Event Description

Getting ready for Autumn in the veg patch 28th March

Please join Claire Bickle for this fabulous informative veg workshop to get your garden ready for Autumn planting. Learn how to prepare an existing garden or create a new one for a bumper winter & spring harvest.

We will look at soil additives, mulches, fertiliser options and what is in season now to plant, plus a bit of troubleshooting along the way in the form of doing your own soil tests, success with seeds and more.

Great for those starting out on their backyard food production journey.

Date: Saturday 28th March
Time: 2pm > 3.30pm approx.
Book and pay online through the image icon above or call us 3878 7739

What You Will Learn

  • Prepare and existing garden or create a new one
  • What ingredients do I need to add to my soil
  • What plants are best to plant in Autumn

What You Get

  • Expertise and knowledge from Claire Bickle
  • Answers to your pressing vegetable gardneing Q's

What to Bring

  • Notepad and pen

What to Wear

  • Dress for the outdoors

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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.

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