This FREE seven-week Master Composter course provides training in the art and science of composting. Course includes lectures, demonstrations, and two field trips.
Week 1 September 19th 6 PM – 8:30 PM
Week 2 September 26th 6 PM – 8:30 PM
Week 3 October 3rd 6 PM – 8:30 PM
Week 4 October 10th 6 PM – 8:30 PM
Week 5 October 17th 6 PM – 8:30 PM
Week 6 October 24th 6 PM – 8:30 PM
Week 7 October 31st 6 PM – 8:30 PM
Phone: (619) 691-5282
Become a Master Composter!
- Minimize your carbon footprint by keeping food and yard waste out of the landfill, helping reduce harmful methane gas emissions.
- Use this "waste" to create a nutrient rich amendment for your garden.Compost use reduces the need for synthetic fertilizers and pesticides.
- Reduce water use and increase water retention. Compost increases your soil's water holding capacity by up to 7 times and retains water for up to 7 days.
- Work with a team to build, maintain and troubleshoot a traditional compost pile. Course will also cover multiple composting methods and much more!
Master Composter certification requires attendance at all seven classes, as well as 30 volunteer hours of related community service.
Courses fill quickly, please call (619) 691-5282 for more information or to reserve your space.