Aerobic Composting - Life After Food (Part 1 of 3)
Life After Food Series - Composting WorkshopsHave you been thinking of how you can be give back to the community while learning to be sustainable this COVID-19 period? The Green Collective SG has partnered with Food Citizen to bring you a 3-part series of online composting workshops.
Proceeds will go towards two causes that both The Green Collective SG and Food Citizen support:
- Covid-19 Migrant Support Coalition
1. Aerobic Composting
2. Bokashi Composting with the Urban Composter
These sessions are created for those of you who are new to composting, or have started on your composting journey but would like to get some tips to do it better. Conducted by Food Citizen’s facilitators, they are practitioners of the composting method they teach. They are happy to share their experiences as a learning point, and help you troubleshoot any problems that you’ve encountered - we know there can be many!
These workshops also teach and encourage the use of materials readily available in your own homes and features the Urban Composter (available at The Green Collective SG) in the Bokashi Composting workshop.
27 June - Part 1 : Aerobic Composting
Learn how aerobic composting can be done in our Singapore tropical climate and HDB. The facilitators at Food Citizen have gone through their fair share of stinky mess and experiments, and they are now ready to help you get on this journey too.
With some knowledge, creativity and patience, you too would have the tips you need to create your own aerobic compost bin using materials at home and/or in your garden. The compost you make can be used to grow your lovely plants or vegetables as well.
If you are new to composting, this workshop introduces you to Nature’s magic and how you can work with nature to transform food scraps into rich, crumbly compost.
2:00 – 2:05pm Opening
2:05 – 2:50pm Interactive sharing
- Explanation of aerobic composting
- Demonstration of how you can create your own aerobic composting bin using everyday household items at home
- Introduction to different ways to do aerobic compost in our sunny island
- Tips and tricks on how to maintain your aerobic compost bin at in Singapore
3:10 – 3:15pm Closing
- Basic Giver - $24
- Super Giver - $36
About the organisers:
The Green Collective SG is Singapore's first collective of sustainable brands curated based on the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Housing more than 42 sustainable brands in its Green Kampung, the collective works with a vision to provide every sustainable products to the community.
Food Citizen is an education venture that emerged from Foodscape Collective’s community network. It offers paid workshops, talks and mentorship by individuals from the Collective’s network, who are ready to share their personal and collective. knowledge on how to take steps to living sustainably, starting with food.