Composting for beginners

May 8, 2022 - 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Event Location

Stokes Wood Allotment

2b Stokes Drive,

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An introduction to composting at home and on the allotment. Learn how to make compost from the organic household waste e.g., kitchen waste, cardboard and shredded paper as well as from garden   plant material from the garden in the form of prunings, grass clippings, flowers, vegetables  and leaves.

By compost this waste you can  help the environment and enrich your soil in the garden and pots. The site includes a over 20  compost bins ranging from entry level bins (with and without hatches), to more expensive sectional plastic bins, wooden bins, bins suitable for cooked food, wormeries and pallet bins suitable for composting on allotments in banks of three, four or more. For further details of the site go to

Coffee and tea  available from 10am. Please email carryoncomposting1@gmail to register. Places are limited book early. There is a small fee of £5 towards the hire of the hall.