UF/IFAS MONROE COUNTY EXTENSION OFFERS LUNCH AND LEARN PROGRAM ON COMPOSTING BASICS

MONROE COUNTY, FL – The University of Florida, Monroe County Extension office invites you to join us for our upcoming Lunch-and-Learn program: Composting Basics, Turn Garbage Into Gold…Black Gold.

Thursday, October 22nd from 12pm to 1:30pm online via Zoom. Registration is through Eventbrite.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ufifas-monroe-county-extension-presents-composting-basics-tickets-123056032907

Learn about:

  • The benefits of composting
  • Problems surrounding food waste
  • Acceptable materials for compost systems
  • Different composting techniques
  • How to build a compost pile
  • And local considerations

Thanks to a generous sponsorship from Monroe County Solid Waste Management, residents can receive a Geobin Composting System at a significantly reduced price after attending the program.

COST: Participation in the program is absolutely FREE, with the option to purchase a Geobin Composting System at the discounted price of $20