• One-Day Practical Composting Course this March

    by  • December 6, 2017 • EAT Project, News, Courses & Events, Red Brick Building Community Garden

    Learn all about how to make and use compost at the Red Brick Building Community Garden in Glastonbury.

    When: Thursday 8th March 2018, 9.30am – 4pm

    The course will cover:
    • What is compost?
    • Life in the soil
    • Bene ts of composting
    • Building healthy soil
    • Domestic and community scale composting solutions and other related systems e.g. leafmould, grass cuttings, cardboard, using comfrey, humanure, no-dig and biochar, and bokashi systems
    • Specialised composting including cooked food waste
    • Soil types and growing media

    There will also be time to answer any compost-related queries for your own system or site.

    About the Tutor: Nicky Scott has 30 years experience of composting expertise, written several books and co-designed systems, advised schools and business throughout Devon. Visit his Dr Compost site: http://nicky927.wixsite.com/mysite

    Cost: £35. Max 14 places, please book early. There are a small number of free and subsidised places available, please email for details.

    How to book: Please email eat@feedavalon.org.uk

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