Clean Up Australia Day 2020

Sunday 1st March 2020.   This Sunday, the 1st of March, is Clean Up Australia Day and SOILCO believes that everyone should get involved and do their part!   Whether you’re spending the day at the beach, at the park or even around your own neighbourhood, it’s...

About International Compost Awareness Week

SOILCO – International Compost Awareness Week   Compost Awareness Week was established in Canada in 1995. In 2006, the Centre for Organic Research & Education (CORE), initiated the event here in Australia. CORE is a not-for-profit organisation...

Countering El Nino with Compost

There are early signs that Australia is going to experience El Nino conditions this year with a high likelihood of reduced rainfall and warmer temperatures predicted for the Eastern states.   Drying soils can be detrimental to plants. As moisture is reduced there...