2020 Connecticut Compost Webinar Series

 August 26 | 4-6p
Different Scales of Composting: From Municipalities to Farms

September 9 | 4-6p
Municipal Composting: Case Studies & Updates

September 23 | 4-6p
Advanced Composting: Building Quality with Recipes, Testing, Nutrient Management, & Environmental Planning

October 7 | 4-6p
Composting: Feedstocks, Equipment, Siting, Infrastructure, & Management

October 28 | 4-6p
Farm Composting: Case Studies & Updates

CT RC&D and partners are working together to host a Connecticut’Compost Webinar. This critical series will provide information and resources for farmers and municipalities to expand their leaf and/or manure composting operation to include food scraps. The focus of webinars will include the benefits to soil health, conservation, food waste management, and climate adaptation. Compost manufacturing and compost utilization are vital to producing healthy soils, clean air and water, and a sustainable society.

Generous Sponsors: Sustainable CT, Farm Credit Northeast AgEnhancement, Recycle CT, UConn Master Composter Program, American Farmland Trust, CT Recyclers Coalition, Peels & Wheels CompostingCouncil on Soil and Water Conservation, and CCAPA.

Planning Partners: CCSU, CT DEEP, CT DOAG, CT RC&D, CT NOFA, USDA NRCS, UConn Extension, American Farmland Trust, CT River COG, NW Conservation District, Center for Ecotechnology (MA), CCSWC, Composting Association of VT and other partners from MA and VT.

Please email ajohnson@ctrcd.org for more information.