The Compost Education Program supports the goals of the Tompkins County Department of Recycling and Materials Management to divert compostable materials from the waste stream and thereby maximize waste reduction in Tompkins County. This mission is achieved by training and supporting community volunteers to educate and enthuse the public about the benefits and methods of composting.
Program funded by the Tompkins County Department of Recycling and Materials Management
Apply by March 4 to join the 2022 Master Composter Training- 7evenings, March-May. Apply via online webform, email PDF or print application to apply!
The Compost Education Program offers classes and workshops throughout the year to help you succeed at composting. Take a look at what we are currently offering!
Find resources here on how to start and maintain a home compost bin! Learn how to turn food and yard waste into "black gold" for your garden!
Last updated February 16, 2022