When: Saturday, 23 July 2022 at 12:30 PM AEST
Learn all about soils and the way they perform, assess them, and methods to construct wholesome soils utilizing pure natural strategies.
In this informative workshop, you’ll find out about how soil features as a residing ecosystem to assist plant progress, the properties of assorted soils, and every little thing you could know to confidently assess your soil to find out its soil sort, and amend it naturally to construct a wholesome, wealthy and fertile soil with wonderful soil construction.
No matter what degree of understanding of science you could have, we clarify all of it in an accessible method that makes it straightforward for gardeners to understand, and pleasing to be taught. By explaining the large image of how nature’s soil programs work, then explaining the small print, it’s straightforward to see how every little thing matches collectively!
This is a really sensible workshop, you’ll uncover plenty of 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 be taught extra, this workshop is appropriate for gardeners of all talent ranges.
Topics lined 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 diet
- Soil pH
- Soil moisture and wetting brokers
- Understanding soil carbon
- Green manures
- No-dig gardening
Participants might be supplied with detailed handouts/notes for the workshop.
There might be a 15-minute questions & solutions session on the finish of the workshop. Participants are additionally inspired to ask questions which can be on-topic throughout the workshop to create a extra interactive studying atmosphere.
What makes us completely different, other than our ecological strategy 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 be taught 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 business 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 – https://deepgreenpermaculture.com
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