Apartment Composting Made Easy

If you are passionate like me about managing your home waste, but live in an apartment, Bokashi composting may be your answer to your food waste dilemmas. Bokashi is a Japanese method of composting that essentially uses live microbes to “pickle” food waste. During fermentation in the anaerobic atmosphere, it breaks down food into a … Read More.

Free Composting, Recycling and Sustainability Training, Clark Co.

[ February 6, 2014; 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm. ] Make a Difference in 2014
The Master Composter/Recycler Program invites Clark County residents to join others in the community with a passion for sustainability and become a Master Composter/Recycler. Applications are being accepted for a free “learn and serve” volunteer training in composting, recycling, and other waste reduction and sustainability techniques. This comprehensive training will include … Read More.

SMART Composting: A Rind Is A Terrible Thing To Waste

More and more, people recognize that putting organic matter in a landfill is a waste of both money and natural resources. Organic material in a landfill decomposes anaerobically (without oxygen), releasing harmful methane. You can do your garden and the planet a good turn by turning your organic spoils into food for the earth.
Composting returns … Read More.

Composting Workshops at Columbia Springs

A rind is a terrible thing to waste
Carlos Rodriquez-Vegas teaches backyard composting at a free Master Composter/Recycler workshop
Get ready for gardening season with a Master Composter/Recycler composting workshop! These workshops will teach how to be earth-friendly and save money by turning organic yard and kitchen waste into a rich garden amendment. Registration is required for … Read More.