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Grass Roots - Keeping healthy chickens-Brighton

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Grass Roots - Keeping healthy chickens-Brighton

Time: June 25, 2017 from 10:15am to 11pm
Location: Goodenia Reserve
Street: 61 MacLean Street, Brighton
City/Town: Brighton
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Event Type: workshop
Organized By: BCC
Latest Activity: Jun 10, 2017

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WHEN Sun, 25th June
10:15am - 11:00am
EVENT TYPE Free, Green, Workshops

This is a free community workshop for all ages. 

How can you keep productive chickens in a small back yard?  In this educational, inspirational and entertaining session, SpurTopia  will share  knowledge, experience and inventions. You will learn how to make a chicken coop, grain and water feeders and a maggot tin grower from recycled materials at no cost. Happy and healthy chickens can provide your family with an abundance of nutritious fresh eggs, quality compost for your garden, can keep garden pests at bay and make great pets.  This session is presented as part of the Grass Roots – a community planting event. 

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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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