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W.O.R.M.S Appreciation Day

April 13

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A celebration of compost and worms for all ages, with activities and performances including:

  • Take a microscopic look at the happenings inside the Market Garden’s compost heaps with Matt Elliot from Scotland’s Plant Health Centre & Jamie Somerville from Lauriston Soil Lab
  • Make your own Ode to the worms fridge magnet with Courtney Stoddart and collaged text as part of Scottish Book Trust’s Live Literature programme
  • Screen printing with bio-based ink (bring a t-shirt along, or we’ll have fabric patches)
  • Pin the Worm on the Parsnip game
  • “Ceremonial” opening of our Open Flow Vermiculture Compost System with spoken word, worms, audio installation, big puppets, painting and more!
  • Soup! Yum!

This event is free, though places are limited, please click here to book a place on Eventbrite to help us with planning.

Worm Appreciation Day is part of a year-long project supported by Scotland’s Plant Health Centre, who are working with us to develop plant health and biosecurity resources for the community.

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