Do you know how to compost properly or even what it is? Do you have any idea of how long it takes to create rich soil or how to contribute to a community compost farm? Joining 4zzz's Eliot Rifkin is Doreen Jachmann from Bloomfieldʻs Farm, Jimboomba to discuss all things composting.
For a deep dive...
hereʻs the Bloomfieldʻs Farm facebook page and email. Hereʻs how to get hands-on with your local Community Composting Hubs in Brisbane, get $70 rebates on composting bins/worm farms and signup for the free Master Composter program.
An article about Bloomfieldʻs Farm and their Annual Sustainable Cook-off event. The sharewaste smartphone appto connect composters with organic waste. Compost Connect has useful information creating a circular economy. International Composting Awareness Week has comprehensive information about why and how to compost. A video demonstrating a simplified way to compost and another on setting up a generic cone-shaped compost bin by ABC Gardening Australia's Costa Georgiadis.
...and finally connect with Permaculture Connect on facebook which is a community resilience builder that run monthly free events such as visiting properties that have different permaculture design implementation phases, working bee gatherings, crop swaps and more.
Toni Pankaluic is a Journalist and contributor to Brisbane Line