COMPOSTING WORKSHOP


 

COMPOSTING

As you seek to learn the art of composting, an ancient practice shared by the Egyptians and Greeks as a means to keep their lands fertile, you will quickly realize the many benefits it can bring you as we apply these principles in our modern age. Compost can work as your soil enriching fertilizer, pest control, erosion control, moisture retainer and a means of recycling kitchen and yard waste. many others.


ABOUT COURSE

In this course you will learn the 'What' & 'Why' of compost, understand how it works, along with:
  • Compostable Materials (Do's & Don'ts)
  • Composting Methods (including labour-saving approaches that work for you)
  • Considerations Before Composting
  • Enhancing Compost Quality
  • Important Tips (How to speed decomposition, best compost for your garden)
  • Finished Compost & How to use it.

TOTAL COURSE TIME: ~6 HOURS 

By the end of this workshop you will have all the essential knowledge and hands-on experience needed to start composting your organic waste ASAP! Making compost will enrich your lives as much as it enriches your gardens. You will be more appreciative of the simple yet sophisticated qualities of nature and the major difference it can make in your life. Once you follow the guidelines and even expand into a rhythm that works better for you schedule and lifestyle, you will be well on your way to enjoy the flavourful, sweet and juicy fruits and vegetables you will start growing.


REQUIREMENTS

  • Have an interest in composting or organic farming

FEES AND FUNDING

Click the registration link to view any applicable fees, which may vary slightly depending on location. Please note, in some instances workshop may be fully or partially funded by host or facilitator. 


HOW TO APPLY

Click the 'Book the Course' button below and carefully follow and read each step. Once complete you will receive a email notification that you are registered.