Tag Archives: worm composting

What’s a gardener’s best friend? Clean North mulch, that’s what! (available on August 23, 2014, along with tree seedlings, rain barrels, and more!)

Clean North's mulch, which is made up of chipped Christmas trees, is a fantastic aid to any gardener. When applied to your garden beds, it helps control weeds and conserves soil moisture, and it gives your garden a neater appearance. … Continue reading

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The worms are coming… To Desbarats!

Clean North will be bringing our indoor worm composting demonstration to the 2014 Green Expo being held this coming Saturday July 26, 2014 from 9 am until 3 pm at the Johnson Township Community Centre in Desbarats. There will be … Continue reading

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Seedy Saturday news buzz: Clean North’s Ursula Schleen talks to the Sault Star about disappearing bees; Sootoday.com touts worm composting

Check out two local news articles about Seedy Saturday, which features a documentary about our disappearing bees as well as a demo of worm composting! Sault Star article that quotes Clean North member Ursula Schleen talking about our disappearing bees … Continue reading

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Want mulch? Clean North’s got it! (7th Annual Green Side Up event!)

Clean North presents 7th Annual Green Side Up on Saturday, August 24, 2013 from 9 a.m. until noon at Lemieux Composting, 764 Black Road, Sault Ste Marie, Ontario. At this event, Clean North will have available: Free Christmas tree mulch … Continue reading

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Gardeners: It’s time once again to MOVE – THAT – MULCH ! ! ! (trees, bathouses, rain barrels, worm kits, and coir blocks will be for sale, too!)

Come to Algoma University on Saturday, June 8, from 9 am to noon and get yourself some nice mulch produced from recycled Christmas trees! You will also be able to purchase trees, bathouses, rain barrels, worm kits, and coir blocks. … Continue reading

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Don McGorman gives us the dirt on worm composting (VIDEO)

Check out Clean North volunteer Don McGorman as he explains all about worm composting on this youtube.com video. He'll have his worms at Seedy Saturday this weekend!  

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We want to worm our way into gardeners’ hearts on Seedy Saturday!

Clean North is bringing our worm composter back to Seedy Saturday for another public "sort the worms from the dirt" hands-on activity.  This should result in a harvest of several pounds of red-wiggler worms, some of which will be available … Continue reading

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Clean North will be at the Green Expo in Desbarats on July 6-7

Come one, come all, to the Green Expo at the Johnson Township Community Centre in Desbarats this Friday (July 6: 3-6 pm) and Saturday ( July 7: 9 am-2 pm)! Check out the awesome green displays and purchase green products, … Continue reading

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