Composting! Aquaponics! Permaculture!

As part of the Great Southern Sustainable Living Festival, Katanning Landcare held three family-friendly EcoWeek workshops on the last weekend in March on composting, aquaponics and permaculture. Yann Toussaint of Albany led Friday’s workshop, held in Katanning, which compared composting systems.  Participants learned about the different types of composting systems and worm farms so they could […]


Gardening for Productivity and Biodiversity – Event Wrap Up

It was such a lovely day on Saturday – a perfect day to be in the garden. And the next best place to be was here, learning about getting the most from your garden. Gardening for Productivity and Biodiversity was a quiet event, with only 8 participants, probably our smallest of all EcoWeek events so far, but […]


Kitchen to Compost: Nutrient Cycling in your Back Yard – Event Wrap Up

Yann Toussaint brought us another of his hands-on learning sessions in Kitchen to Compost. He previously taught about reusing pallets to build raised garden beds and benches, and another on keeping backyard chickens. Yann led us through a variety of options for managing waste from your kitchen and yard, and, at least for me, made […]

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