Time: October 31, 2009 from 10am to 4:30pm
Location: Old Bandoliers Women’s Bowling Green. Lawson Place, Mt Victoria
City/Town: Wellington, New Zealand
Event Type: workshop
Organized By: Innermost Gardens
Latest Activity: Dec 1, 2009
There are in a healthy soil literally hundreds and hundreds of species of soil bacteria, soil fungi, and many other microscopic soil critters. A single tablespoon of healthy soil might contain over a billion beneficial soil microbes.
This workshop presents different methods of increasing microbe activity and creating healthy soil
10-12 Introduction and Forage on Mt Victoria.
Collecting materials for compost tea making and observing
the local fungus growth
12- 12:30 Lunch (BYO)
12:30 – 1:30 Fungus and Mycellum:
Their role in the myco- remediation of contaminated soil.
1:30 – 1:45 Break
1:45 – 3 The benefits to soil of Compost Teas and how to
make them. (Grant Lyon)
3- 3:15 Break
3:15 – 4:15 E.M and Bokashi:
Methods of increasing microbe activity in your gardens.
4:15 – 4:30 Round up and Closure
When: October 31st 10- 4pm (rain date 1st Nov)
Where Old Bandoliers Women’s Bowling Green. Lawson Place, Mt Victoria
Bring: Lunch, good footwear, sun cream, water and laughter.
Cost : $15 or what you can afford.
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