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Low Maintenance Backyard Orchards

February 9, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Think you’re too busy to grow your own food? Think again! Duncan will share his experience with designing and implementing Edible Forest Gardens across Melbourne. Find out why this low maintenance and productive form of gardening is the key to feeding our suburbs in the future. Learn how to design an Edible Forest Garden and avoid some of the common pitfalls Duncan has observed. Come away from this session inspired to turn your backyard into an Edible Forest Garden.

Duncan Cocking operates Leaf, Root & Fruit Gardening Services. He is passionate about reducing the human impact on the environment and actively promotes a sustainable approach to living and sourcing of food.

This presentation is being run as part of the Sustainable Living Festival ” Big Weekend”. The presentation will be hosted at “The Garden” stage of the festival.


February 9, 2019
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Birrarung Marr, Melbourne

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