Free Composting & Debris Management Workshop - Escondido

04.07.18 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
San Diego County Farm Bureau
420 S Broadway
Escondido, CA 92025
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Event Description: 

Learn how to build healthy soil by composting your landscaping/tree trimming waste! This workshop is perfect for professional landscapers and tree trimmers.

Join Solana Center for this 2-hour presentation where you will learn the basics of composting and best practices for reducing landscaping waste. Using trial-tested advice, our expert educators will teach you all you need to know to get started with a method that fits your needs.

In this workshop, they will cover the following topics:

  • Best practices for landscaping waste reduction
  • What is composting and why it is so important
  • What tools and materials you'll need
  • Which items are compostable and which are not
  • Various composting methods (compost bins and sheet composting)
  • Proper use of mulch and compost

The Free Tree Pruning & Debris Management Workshop from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM will dig deeper into pruning and landscaping waste diversion. For details and to register, click here.

Bonus: They will be raffling off $75 worth of gift cards from Grangetto's Farm & Garden Supply to workshop attendees. Don't miss out!

Preferential registration will be given to professional landscapers and tree trimmers serving unincorporated San Diego County. All other registrants will be added to a wait list. Wait list will be opened 1-2 weeks prior to the workshop to fill available spaces.

Workshop deposit: $20. Due to limited space, a deposit is required to hold your space. This deposit will be returned to all attendees upon signing in at the workshop. The deposit is nonrefundable to registrants who do not attend the workshop.

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