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Be kind to your garden and wallet – free composting workshop

An understanding why good compost is so beneficial to your garden and the produce you grow in it. Confidence to set up and use the three common forms to make compost from your garden and left over organic kitchen waste: Compost heaps/bins; Worm Farms; and Bokashi. Your questions on composting answered.


A free compost bin will be provided to Nelson residents to support
learners to set up their own compost bin after the workshop. Learn how
to turn your kitchen/garden waste into compost – using compost bins,
worm farms and Bokashi. This workshop is funded by Nelson City Council
and free to Nelson residents. The tutor will go through the different
methods and problems that can arise. There will be chance for
discussion, questions, and a tour of a working garden.
Registrations through this site are essential as places are limited –
compost bins (one per household) are only available to Nelson residents
that register in advance.

Registration must be completed https://chalkle.com/nelsonenvironmentcentre

Article type: Training
Start date: May 24, 2015
Start time: 10:00 AM
End Date: May 24, 2015
End Time: 12:00 PM
Venue:Clifton Terrace School, Atawhai Drive, Nelson

Cost: FREE

Contact Name: Seona Christie
Contact Phone: 03 545 9176
Contact Email: info@nec.org.nz