Online Workshop 02 Jul 2022 – Soil Science for Gardeners, Working with Nature to Build Healthy Soils

When: Saturday, 2 July 2022 at 12:30 PM AEST

Learn all about soils and the way they perform, how to assess them, and methods to construct wholesome soils utilizing pure natural strategies.

In this informative workshop, you’ll study how soil features as a dwelling ecosystem to help plant development, the properties of assorted soils, and all the pieces you want to know to confidently assess your soil to decide its soil sort, and the way to amend it naturally to construct a wholesome, wealthy and fertile soil with wonderful soil construction.

No matter what degree of understanding of science you’ll have, we clarify all of it in an accessible manner that makes it simple for gardeners to comprehend, and gratifying to study. By explaining the large image of how nature’s soil techniques work, then explaining the main points, it’s simple to see how all the pieces suits collectively!

This is a really sensible workshop, you’ll uncover numerous nice natural gardening strategies and strategies to check out, which may considerably enhance soils, enhance backyard productiveness, and likewise cut back pests and illnesses.

Whether you’re simply getting began or have some expertise and want to study extra, this workshop is appropriate for gardeners of all talent ranges.

Topics coated on this workshop embrace:

  • Properties of fine soils
  • What is soil – composition and construction
  • Soil ecology & the soil-food net
  • Factors that injury soil
  • Techniques for assessing soil
  • Plant vitamin
  • Soil pH
  • Fertilisers
  • Soil moisture and wetting brokers
  • Mulches
  • Understanding soil carbon
  • Green manures
  • No-dig gardening

Participants can be offered with detailed handouts/notes for the workshop.

There can be a 15-minute questions & solutions session on the finish of the workshop. Participants are additionally inspired to ask questions which are on-topic throughout the workshop to create a extra interactive studying surroundings.

What makes us totally different, aside from our ecological method to gardening, is the way in which we educate. We not solely clarify how to do issues, however we additionally clarify why, as a result of adults study higher once they know the explanations they’re doing what they’re doing!

About the presenter

Angelo Eliades is presenter, coach and author within the areas of sustainable gardening and permaculture. He has a biomedical science background, has labored as a horticulturist within the backyard nursery trade and as a sustainable gardening coach over the past ten years, writes for a serious Australian gardening journal, has an indication meals forest backyard in Melbourne’s internal suburbs, and runs the academic web site Deep Green Permaculture

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