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February 19, 2020

Minister Announces Sustainable Schools Grants

NSW Minister for Education, Sarah Mitchell visited Holsworthy HS with local MP, Melanie Gibbons and while at the Community Garden and SCRAP Centre announced the NSW […]
February 13, 2020

Anzac Community Grant for SCRAP Centre/Holsworthy HS

SCRAP Ltd has received $1500 from the NSW Department of Veterans Affairs to improve the carpark and roadway area around the flagpole which Holsworthy HS has […]
February 25, 2019

Holsworthy Community Garden Unearthed

The gathering held on 24th February was able to weed and mat (cardboard layers) and mulch the rest of the Bush Tucker Garden – Harvest over […]
February 13, 2019

Holsworthy Community Garden – Dig it!

Our gathering on 9th February started early with harvesting, turning the compost, mulching and weeding with around 14 people attending. A total of around 25kg of […]
March 21, 2018

40L Worm Casting Bags

40 litres of SCRAP's prime worm casting added to a 2m2 garden bed (preferably mixed with reasonable quality top soil) will give your plants the boost they need to start producing nutritious, organic food for you. (Based on 10% minimum cast: 2m x 1m x 0.2m deep = 400L of soil to a generous growing depth).
June 21, 2016

No Dig Gardening

SCRAP conducts a number of environmental workshops for councils, schools, community gardens and others. Here participants utilise recycled plastic to build a (mock-up) no dig garden […]
November 2, 2015

Managing Your Worm Farm

Managing Your Worm Farm There are many aspects to managing your worm farm but a few hints based on our practice and experience may help you: […]
November 2, 2015

Compost worms

Compost worms are tireless in converting organic (food and garden) waste into worm castings (manure) which is a complete organic fertiliser for plants. Charles Darwin first […]
August 28, 2015

Organic Seeds and Plants

For over 25 years Eden Seeds has been providing non-hybrid, old traditional, open pollinated varieties of seed. None are genetically engineered, nor chemically treated and they […]