october, 2018

07oct9:00 amField DaySee how biodynamic practices can benefit your farm9:00 am 'Waratah'

Event Info

 

Free Biodynamic Field Day

Is it possible to drought proof your farms and gardens?

 

Ray and Judi Unger are hosting a field day with Biodynamic Agricultural Australia Ltd at their property, showing how they have managed the impact of the ongoing drought through forward planning.

 

Topics covered will include:

♦ mulching, composting and compost teas

♦ making and spreading biodynamic preparations

♦ crop and stock rotation and management

♦ feeding stock – fodder from trees and saltbush

♦ green manure

♦ storing fodder and grain

♦ preparing and planning garden beds

♦ breeding and maintaining healthy stock in all seasons

♦ deciding what to grow – knowing your soil

♦ seed collection, seed dressing and planting

♦ preserving fruit and vegetables

♦ storing groundwater and irrigation

♦ nutrient licks for stock

♦ growing seedlings/cuttings in the greenhouse

♦ marketing your produce

 

Where:

‘Waratah’ 1979 Mingerong Road, Peak Hill

 

When:

9am to 3:30pm on Sunday 7 October

 

BYO lunch.  Morning tea provided, please register for catering.  Phone 6655 0566 or email bdoffice@biodynamics.net.au

 

For more information, check out the Biodynamics website.

Time

(Sunday) 9:00 am

Location

'Waratah'

1979 Mingerong Road, Peak Hill