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DIY organic fertiliser - workshop with Green Dean

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B4C Sustainability Centre

Cnr Wright & 1358 Old Cleveland Rd

Carindale

Brisbane, Queensland 4152

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Workshop funded by the Brisbane City Council 'Cultivating Community Gardens' grant.

Whether ornamental or edible, indoor or outdoor, our plants and gardens need feeding. The choice of fertilisers in stores can be confusing, expensive and sometimes unnecessary.

In this workshop you'll explore and learn lots of make-your-own natural organic fertilisers to get the best from your garden with well-known edible gardener, urban farmer and permaculturist, Green Dean.

Learn how to:

  • Use resources around your home & garden

  • Plant nutrients, soil & water

  • What, when & how to fertilise

  • Clever ways to feed plants

  • How to get more out of your existing fertilisers

  • And much more!

ABOUT GREEN DEAN
Green Dean is an educator, consultant, speaker, writer & activist, specialising in Urban Farming, Permaculture and Integrity Food.

While he comes from a rural farming background, he now strongly focuses on urban farming – bringing food growing back into the towns and cities, where it has traditionally always been in sustainable cultures. He adds a strong anthropological focus to his education.

Dean founded and runs several related local, national and international groups and projects, and is a popular presenter at expos, events and workshops. He also supports national and international followers through Facebook groups and his blog.

Dean has been involved in the edible gardening, natural health & community enhancement fields for almost 30 years, with a special focus on gut health and longevity. He is a passionate advocate of the organic, SLOW Food, Transition Towns, and Random Acts of Kindness movements.

Founder of:

  • Green Dean - Farmer Foodie Fermenter

  • Fermental As Anything (gut health & longevity education)

  • Australian Kimchi Appreciation Society

  • Co-founder of World Urban Farmers Family

  • Co-founder of World Urban Farmers Day - May 22

  • Green Dean’s Crop Swaps (2012 – 2018)

  • The KFC Project (Kindness for Chickens) 2012 - 2017

Affiliations:

  • Urban Farm Consultant and Education Coordinator for The Mini Farm Project, Brisbane

  • Social Media Manager for Earth Garden Magazine

Visit Dean’s website at http://www.greendean.com.au

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B4C Sustainability Centre

Cnr Wright & 1358 Old Cleveland Rd

Carindale

Brisbane, Queensland 4152

Australia

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