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

*Date Change*

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!

To register online, please click on the link below (Learn More). You may also call Cooperative Extension during businesses hours to register (607) 272-2292.


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

Learn More


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

Last updated September 5, 2019