Life in the Soil, Compost

Rodale Institute

Event Description:


Please consider signing up for Dr. Ingham's Fall session of classes scheduled from the 4th to the 9th of October 2013.   

This one day class with Dr. Elaine Ingham will help you understand the science behind making good compost while becoming familiar with the step by step process of building the right compost pile. Participants will learn about: recipes, starting materials, stages of decomposition, temperature control, aeration, equipment, etc. The program involves classroom presentations, microscope analysis, as well as a field tour of the Rodale Institute commercial composting site and equipment demonstrations. Dress accordingly for a hands-on session in the afternoon.

For more information, contact Maria Pop, Education and Outreach Manager, at (610) 683-1481, or 

Tuition includes lunch, snacks and refreshments. Pre-registration is required.

We are sorry but registration for this event is now closed.

Please contact us if you would like to know if spaces are still available.