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Free Composting Workshop – 12 April: Tim’s Garden

Time & Location
Tuesday  12 April , 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Tim’s Garden, 1/26 Gloucester Street, Nelson

About the Event
Want to learn how to build soil in your garden and reduce the amount of waste going to landfill? Come along to this workshop and learn how to get the most from your compost bin.

We will have examples of composting techniques, explain some common errors, and give tips on what you can do with your compost around the garden. A fun hour of tips and techniques along with troubleshooting and Q&A’s.

Please click read more below for further event information:

  • Numbers have been limited to 15 people for social distancing.
  • Masks are mandatory.
  • You must book a space in advance.
  • Please notify (supplies@timsgarden.co.nz) 48 hours in advance if you are unable to attend the workshop. This will give an opportunity for others to participate.

FREE ENTRY* – Rethink Waste
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Save your own tomato seeds!
It’s time to start collecting and saving your seeds for future crops. A great one to start with is saving your tomato seeds, here’s how:
🍅 Scoop out the tomato flesh and place in a small amount of water (such as a shot glass or similar size)
🍅Store at room temperature for a week or two to allow the seed to ferment (replicating the natural process of when a tomato falls to the ground and breaks down)
🍅Wash the seeds through a sieve to remove all flesh
🍅Leave the seeds to dry thoroughly on a paper towel/tissue
🍅Store in a cool dry space and correctly label.
If you would like to receive more seed-saving tips like these, comment below.

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