How to make your own compost, fertilisers & biostimulants

How to make your own compost, fertilisers & biostimulants

£50.00Price

The heart and soul of a vegetable garden ecosystem is the living soil. How do we make sure that our soils are fertile, active and conducive to outstanding plant health and vegetable production?
In this course you will learn:

  • how to make balanced, nutrient and life-rich compost from kitchen and garden waste plus a few extra inputs
  • how to boost the nutrient content of your vegetables with homemade natural preparations such as vinegar and water extractions
  • how to amend your soil in case of deficiencies
  • how to assess the health of your plants
  • how to prepare simple and organic sprays and drenches to boost your plants' health, deal with insect infestations, encourage life in your soil
  • how to start and maintain a worm bin for vermicompost

 

Some of the preparations we will discuss and make with you are:

 

  • Comfrey and Nettle liquid fertilisers
  • Oxygenated Compost tea
  • Worm castings & vermicompost extract
  • Fermented Leaf mould
  • Garlic & Chilli spray for aphid control
  • Fermented Plant Juice
  • Indigenous Microorganisms
  • Egg-shell and Bone liquid extracts