SAVE MONEY BY TURNING YOUR WASTE INTO VALUABLE NUTRIENTS!
Produce high quality compost in less than 21 days Feed your soil with natural fertilizers, better for the environment and better for you!
FREE HOT COMPOSTING WORKSHOP
Hosted by Luke Abeya Torrevillas and Bridget Kennedy of ‘The Seedling’.
Composting is easy! All you need to know about composting are a few simple principles, and a little bit of elbow grease. Nature does the rest.
DATE: Saturday 17th September 2016
TIME: 10:00 am
LOCATION: A7 House, Nanonoogan, Sagada, Mt Province
NUMBERS: LIMITED to 8 people
RSVP: Limited spaces available, please contact Alma Bagano on 0920 611 5530 or Nellie Pit-Og on 0917 682 0140 by Thursday 15th September to RSVP.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
This workshop specifically utilizes the “Hot Composting” Method known as the Berkeley method, developed by the University of California, Berkley, which is a fast, efficient, high-temperature, composting technique that can produce a high quality compost in less than 21 Days. You will learn how to make effective use of current waste materials to reduce your rubbish, reduce your waste impact on the local environment, and produce nutrient rich compost to improve the quality of your soil and produce yields.
WHAT TO BRING
As a free workshop and in the spirit of community, we ask only that you make a contribution by bringing along some items that we can compost. Each person is to bring at least 2 bags of the following items: ( Bags should be at least 30 litres in volume)
The more you bring, the better the compost we will make.
Dry (brown)material: Leaves, straw, rice husks, pine needles, ash, wood shaving,newspapers,cardboard
Green Material: Fresh green cuttings of leaves or weeds, cow manure, vegetable scraps, hay, chicken manure
Expect to get your hands dirty so please bring gardening gloves!
WET WEATHER CONTINGENCY: If it is raining the workshop will be held on the following Monday, same time, same place