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Free Backyard Composting Class- Saturday, July 30

July 30, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Join us for this FREE Backyard Composting Workshop!

O’Donnell’s Fairfax Nursery

Saturday, July 30 – 11am-12:30pm

Composting is an essential gardening practice for improving soil quality and recycling garden waste. Let’s demystify it by learning about the physical and biological properties of soil, the difference between soil texture and soil structure, and the importance of the intricate soil food web.

  • Avoid adding to our landfills and turn your kitchen scraps and yard debris into “black gold” that your plants will love.
  • Discover the methods of hot & cold composting, vermicomposting, cover crops, and sheet mulching.
  • This class is for beginners of all ages!

Hold your spot by emailing SustainFX@gmail.com!

Instructor Bio:
Laura Nicoletti is a UC Marin Master Gardener and a Bay-Friendly Qualified Landscape Professional certified in sustainable landscaping. Laura loves to teach how to become stewards of the environment by cultivating sustainable gardens. A native of Venice, Italy, Laura is an avid edible gardener and a passionate advocate of cooking with fresh ingredients from the garden.

This workshop was organized by Sustainable Fairfax with funding provided by the Town of Fairfax.


July 30, 2016
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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