On-farm compost-making workshop

Central Coast commercial growers are invited to a workshop to learn how to produce quality compost on their farms
  • What Soils Education Workshops
  • When 26 Feb, 2019 from 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM (Australia/Sydney / UTC1100)
  • Where Mangrove Mountain Memorial Golf Club
  • Contact Name
  • Contact Phone 02 4355 8210
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This short workshop will be tailored to commercial growers and will be presented by Rob Niccol from Australian Native Landscapes, who has 25 years of experience in compost-production.

The training is ideal for growers who have crop residues or other organic material that could be turned into valuable compost.

Topics will include:

  • Managing inputs
  • Temperature, moisture and timing
  • Process controls
  • Equipment
  • Matching compost maturity to end use
  • Crop nutrition, soil biology and soil health