Master Composter Series
Participants will hear from local composting experts and get behind the scenes tours of several facilities. View our Master Composter 2019 Flyer Please note that this is an advanced course. General themes for each session are listed below. A detailed syllabus will be distributed to participants. The schedule below is being modified and will continue to be updated. Register online now!
10 hours classroom + 10 hours field study + 30 volunteer hours = 50 hours
The $45 registration fee includes: 10 hours of classroom instruction, 10 hours of field study, the opportunity to earn certification upon perfect attendance and completion of 30 volunteer hours
Thursday, August 1, 2019: Chemistry of Compost & Cincinnati’s Compost History, Field trip to Walnut Hills Community Gardens
Thursday, August 8, 2019: In-vessel composting & garden application, Composting regulations, Field trip to Greenacres
Thursday, August 15, 2019: Bokashi & Vermicomposting, Field trip to Lighthouse Community School Vermicomposting Operation
Thursday, August 22, 2019: Troubleshooting & Compost innovation, Field trip to Xavier University