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September, 2020

Tuesday, September 8, 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Learn about the making and use of biochar and compost tea to improve garden and orchard soils.  Biochar is a charcoal-like soil enhancer made by burning organic material. Compost Tea is a living liquid soil enhancer made by 'brewing' compost.  In this workshop we'll be going over the history, usage, properties and how they improve the life of the soil. We'll have live demonstrations of making biochar and brewing compost tea and talk about their application.

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 (All day) to Monday, September 28, 2020 (All day)

Originally scheduled for April 1-5, 2020 at The Academy of Natural Sciences, the 4th annual Philadelphia Environmental Film Festival is going virtual the week of September 23-28. For more information, please visit the Philadelphia Environmental Film Festival website.

Friday, September 25, 2020 (All day) to Monday, September 28, 2020 (All day)

Re-posted from: https://cncphilly.org/2020/07/28/fall-bioblitz/

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Join Philadelphia and its surrounding counties as we document our fall biodiversity. We’ve done the City Nature Challenge in the spring, but now it’s time to see what we have around us in the fall.