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Garden Workshop: This Rots! Demystifying Compost

August 24 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

$5 - $10

Reduce your trash size and smell, feed the soil and save money by composting. Learn to integrate a compost system in to your home kitchen and garden without a lot of fuss. Learn about the spectrum of possible and practical compost pile ingredients and compost bins, the role of compost in soil management, and the conflicting lists of compost do’s and don’ts. This class will cover the different management styles and recipes needed for backyard and community gardens. Cat’s enthusiastic and simple approach to composting will surely activate your interest and demystify the process.

Cat Buxton is a consultant and teacher from Sharon, VT promoting food system change through education and advocacy. Her website is www.catbuxton.com.

$5 UVFC members/ $10 nonmember, Registration required. Purchase tickets below!


August 24
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
$5 - $10
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WRJ Community Garden
Latham Works Lane
White River Junction, VT United States


For classes that require registration:Registration closes 48 hours prior to the start of class. If a class does not meet the minimum level of participants before the 48 hour window the class will be cancelled. Full refunds will be given if the class is cancelled on behalf of the Co-op.

*Please note that registration for Kid’s classes and Teens in adult classes is pending completion of registration form that coincides with payment of class.

To begin registration for any event at the Co-op please check out the calendar, click on the event of your choosing, and proceed with signing up below the workshop’s description.
Please feel free to send questions to registration@uppervalleyfood.coop or call 802-295-5804.