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Soil Biology Workshop: Feb 8, 2014

AAAworkshopFebruary 8th 2014 Mother Mana teamed up with Molly and Jacob–of the The Living Soil Compost Lab– to host a hands-on workshop on Cultivating the Soil Foodweb.  20% of the proceeds were donated to the Gulfport Community Garden.

 

QUESTIONS ANSWERED / TOPICS COVERED:

*What is the soil foodweb?

*Why the soil foodweb may or may not be present in your growing system.

*What the plants you want to grow need in order to be productive and disease free.

*What nutrient cycling and retention is.

*How various compost and mulching methods work and enhance soil biology.

*How to build an aerobic thermal compost pile to organic standards (hands-on).

 

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