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Composting Workshop for the High-Rise Gardener

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01:30 PM - 04:30 PM


Jurong Lake Gardens
1 Chinese Garden Rd, Singapore



Keen to learn how food waste can be recycled and turned into fertilisers for your plants? Then, join us at our Bokashi Composting workshop on:


Date: 14 December 2019 (Saturday)

Time: 1.30 pm to 4.30 pm

Venue: Gardenhouse, Lakeside Garden, Jurong Lake Gardens

Cost: $50 per participant


Suitable for high-rise and small apartment dwellers, bokashi composting helps to create healthy soil for your garden, promote biodiversity in soil microbiome, and reduce the need for synthetic fertilisers. 


Apart from learning how to make bokashi compost, participants will also get to bring home the compost that they have made.


Workshop Schedule


1.30 – 2.45 pm: Introduction to Effective Microorganisms and Bokashi Composting


2.45 – 3.00 pm: Refreshments


3.00 – 3.30 pm: Bokashi Composting Demonstration


3.30 – 4.00 pm: Make your own Bokashi Compost


4.00 to 4.30 pm: Q & A


Items provided during the workshop


13 cm (L) x 13 cm (W) x 7.5 cm (H) container with strainer


1 kg Bokashi Powder


Course notes


Items to bring (by participants)


Fresh food waste from home (e.g. Citrus Fruit Peels, Vegetable Trimmings); Food Waste collected the previous day should be kept refrigerated)



More Info


Jurong Lake Gardens

1 Chinese Garden Rd, Singapore