Healthy Soils ceres 2019-08-12T15:22:01+00:00

Project Description

HEALTHY SOILS

Learn about the principles to maintain a healthy garden and the importance of worms & minibeasts.

Duration of activities: ~ 45 minutes
Available for: Year 7 to 12


IN THIS ACTIVITY

  • learn how you can look after the soil on your school grounds
  • discover the importance of soils, different soil types and the life cycles within
  • undertake soil health tests in your school garden and decide which soils are suitable for growing vegetables and how they can be improved
  • learn about soil deficiencies and soil health, identify ideal soil types for producing food
  • make compost to improve soils and reduce the schools organic waste by creating a valuable resource
Book an Incursion

Enquiries:

Contact the Education Bookings Team
education@ceres.org.au
(03) 9389 0144

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