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Organic Composting for Sustainable Growing

A great garden starts with great soil!  One way to maintain good health and high nutrient content of your production soil is through the addition of garden compost. Organic compost is a great source to keep your soil performing well.  But composting is more than recycling garden waste or kitchen scraps – it’s a way of creating a healthy environment for all creatures living in it or above it, including you!  Come and learn good composting practices to help you convert your garden into a sustainable haven. Registration is recommended.

A part of the discussion will be area farming as a source of local food.  A ‘Fresh Market Local Food’ guide, including Monroe County Farmers’ Market Guide 2017 will be provided.


 

Date:
Saturday, September 29, 2018
Time:
11:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Gates - Library Meeting Room
Campus:
Gates Public Library
Audience:
  Adults     Seniors     Teens  
Categories:
  Health     Hobbies  

Instructor Jarmila Haseler is currently employed by CCE of Monroe County as an Agricultural Educator. She taught college-level crop production in the Czech Republic before coming to the US. She own home-garden consultant-, design- and installation business “Gardening Roots”.

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