Sat, 13 May|
Stokes Wood Allotment Site
A day of composting demonstration workshops at Stokes Wood Allotment Composting site
Time & Location
13 May 2023, 09:00 – 15:00
Stokes Wood Allotment Site, Leicester LE3 9BR, UK
About the Event
Master Composter Rod Weston is offering a day of composting workshops at Stokes Wood Allotment Composting Demonstration site, Stokes Drive, Leicester on 13th May. The workshop sessions are designed to provide information for both the first-time composting and more experienced practitioners covering a wide range of composting techniques including:
• Entry level composting using moulded and sectional plastic bins requiring minimal effort,
• Hot composting to provide compost more quickly, killing disease causing organisms and perennial weeds,
• Cooked food composting using hot compost bins, and
cold composting post-Bokashi fermentation
• An introduction to making plant and compost based liquid feeds.
The day will include talks and practical activities using the range of compost bins and equipment available on the demonstration site.