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April 2017

REFUSE MANAGEMENT PROGRAM

By | April 2nd, 2017|Conservation|

We will create an awareness campaign to have a refuse management program. We have too much waste here at the school and it can be reduced by composting some of it.  We will be collecting compostable scraps from the culinary class and cafeteria kitchen using a compost containers,  compost the materials and then package them [...]

ORGANIC PEST & DISEASE CONTROL

By | April 2nd, 2017|Conservation|

Healthy plants have amazing natural defenses against pests and disease.  We rarely, if ever have an issue and if something happens we use organic pesticides and manure. Fertilization We shall teach the club members to make organic fertilizers. At TECC, we firmly believe in organic fertilization but container culture is a whole different culture. We [...]

TREE PLANTING

By | April 2nd, 2017|Conservation|

Students are taught how to collect seeds of indigenous trees, how to professionally   prepare them for germination, then how to make environmentally friendly pots, how to set up economically viable tree nurseries, how to transfer seedlings from beds to pots and how to transfer the seedlings to their final garden. In this program we have an indigenous tree planting [...]