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Farm Scale Composting

  • Chaos Springs 131 Deam Road Waihi, Waikato, 3682 New Zealand (map)
  • Review of soil biology and their function

  • Understanding the carbon cycle

  •  Principles of thermal composting and vermi-composting

  • Compost pile types and construction

  • ·Utilising farm resources

  •  Recipes for optimum composting – diversity is the Key

  • Plant extracts

  • Monitoring and maintaining compost piles

  • Assessing compost quality

  • Equipment Options

  •  Site Selection and Layout

  1. Technical Tools

  2. ·Methods of application

Earlier Event: October 12
Small Microscope Training Class