24. Apr, 2022

Compost Teas and Liquid Feeds Workshop 4th May

International Compost Awareness Week

1st -7th May 2022

ICAW started in Canada in 1995 and has now spread around the world. Our local councils and allotment societies  have been supporting ICAW  for many years and will be offering a range of activities to promote composting and reduce waste. 

At Stokes Wood Allotment Compost Demonstration site , 2b Stokes Drive Leicester LE3 9BS  we will be hosting  two events during the week 

  Compost Teas and Liquid feeds

Compost teas and liquid feeds made by  from plants  including garden weeds. can add  microbes and nutrients to your soil at little or no cost to you. 

A demonstration of how to make liquid feeds  by soaking compost  and plants including comfrey, horsetail, nettles,  and perennial weeds. We will also look at aerating the soaking compost to make aerated compost tea. For further details of liquid feed go to http://www.carryoncomposting.com/142941460

 Wednesday 4th May  10.30  - 12.00. Refreshments available from 10am including breakfast. Please email carryoncomposting1@gmail to register for free. Head the email Liquid feeds  Places are limited book early.