Compost, Liquid Feeds and Green Manures

Sat 5 Oct 2013

Time:
10.00 am — 4.00 pm
Location:
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (find us)
Venue:
Nursery Classroom
Price:
£50, £45 for Members
Booking:
Booking required. Please call the education office on 0131 248 2937.

Learn how to feed your garden the natural way with homemade compost, liquid feeds and green manures.

Compost
• Understanding compost
• Methods of composting including wormeries
• Compost bins
• What to compost
• Trouble shooting
• How to use it in the garden
• Potting mixes using homemade compost

Making liquid feeds
• Benefits
• How to do it

Green manures
• Types of green manure: Quick growing, overwintering, perennial
• How to grow green manures
• When to sow

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