Youth turn compost - looking good!

The Compost Program Manager and volunteers turning a three-bin unit.

A handful of healthy worms coming out of coffee compost; vermicomposting
Image by Shanegenziuk

Red wiggler worms and vermicompost from an indoor bin.


Advanced Compost series

  • Thursday, October 10, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Thursday, October 17, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Thursday, October 24, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Go beyond compost basics and "dig deeper" into the art and science of composting in this three-class series:

  • Class 1 - types of outdoor bins, and the science of the compost process
  • Class 2 - compost's helpful role in the soil, testing and use
  • Class 3 - troubleshooting and advanced composting techniques

Come to one class or them all. Go home with some new ideas, and with a more complete understanding of how composting works. We guarantee better home composting just in time for the fall leaf season!


$5/person per class or $10 for the 3-class series

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CCE-Tompkins Education Center
615 Willow Avenue
Ithaca, NY 14850-3555

Last updated October 16, 2019