Find below the course Outline for This course
- What are fertilizers
- Types of fertilizers with major emphasis on organic fertilizers
- Why make your own organic fertilizers?
- What are the nutrient requirement of plants
- Classification of Plant nutrients Needs
- Solid and Liquid Organic fertilizer explained and how they are fed to plants
- Some recipes for making your own liquid fertilizer
- Some recipes for solid organic fertilizers production aka Composting processes and types
- Vermicomposting explained : what is vermicomposting
- Advantages of vermicomposting over other composting methods
- Benefits of Vermicompost to plant
- How to make your own vermicompost at home or in an urban environment free of odour and outdoor pollution
- How to make your own vermicompost for your farm or garden need
- Vermicomposting as business, How to produce to market and sell to make money from waste.
- Participants Activities: make your own vermicompost bin for a. Home use to manage your kitchen waste and feed your kitchen garden and b. For farm use to manage your farm waste and use to fertilise your crops sell as well as to other farmers and gardeners. Share your activities and experiences.