Healthy Soil = Health Food = Healthy People - Compost. Compost, Compost

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Millen Farm at the Samford Commons

2204 Mount Samson Road

Samford Valley, QLD 4520


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In this free workshop, you will hear will about several methods of compost making and what it can do for your plants. During this hands on demonstration, Arran will lead us through making a compost, share his tips and tricks and answer your questions. .

Is this Workshop for you?

Do you have an existing food garden but would like it to be more productive?

Would you like to learn strategies to improve your soil?

What you will learn

Why compost?

How to make a successful compost.

The day will include:

A classroom style information session followed by a practical activity and tour of the farm (time permitting)

The knowledge you will take away . . .

Simple and useful skills to help you get started on your compost.

Techniques that are easy to implement in your backyard

In addition, you will meet a lot of other people who share the same passion of growing organic food in abundance.


Arran Heidemann


Millen Farm

What you need to bring

- Wear a hat and flat enclosed shoes. Bring drinking water and sunscreen. This is a free community workshop but booking is essential so reserve your place now.

- You are welcome to bring your own morning tea or picnic lunch and stay and eat it after the workshop

- Paper/pen if you are an avid note taker!

Parking on site as directed.

**This is a free community workshop but bookings are essential so secure your place by registering**


Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Yes, please bring along your printed ticket.

What does the waitlist do?

If the workshop sells out you can add your details to the event waitlist. In the event of a cancellation, we will look at our waitlist for the next in line. We will also use this to notify you of when/if this workshop will be held again, so please register your interest in advance.

How can I contact the organiser with further questions?

Need more information or have addition questions about the workshop? Please contact our Workshop Facilitator, Libby, at

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2204 Mount Samson Road

Samford Valley, QLD 4520


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