DIG - Compost Crazy
This introductory class will cover everything you need to get started recycling your organic waste into an incredibly valuable garden resource, COMPOST! Crazy for Compost covers the art, science, materials, methods, and benefits of various composting techniques so you can decide what’s best for you including, Traditional Composting, Bokashi & Vermicomposting.
The learning objectives of this class include:
- What you can compost
- Building your compost pile
- Maintaining your compost pile
- Composting with worms
- Bokashi Composting
- How to use your finished compost
Instructor: Master Gardener, Bonnie Newhoff
- Bonnie Newhoff is a leading advocate and expert in the field of composting. Her experience encompasses knowledge in both hot and cold composting, vermiculture, and the Japanese method of Bokashi. Additionally, Bonnie has been an organic vegetable gardener in the Valley for over 30 years and a Master Gardener since 2003. Bonnie frequently speaks on various composting methods to the public and teaches the Master Gardener Intern class. She coordinates the Master Gardener Advocate Program responsible for interfacing with the public at events such as the Home and Garden Shows and various festivals throughout the year.