Composting is EZ with Elisa Zazzera
In this hour we'll cover what is compostable on your property and the variety of ways to compost as well as the many benefits of composting -how it can save money & help tread lighter on the planet. It's not just for land ownersapartment dwellers can do this too (vermicomposting, machines, and starting a community compost on apartment complex property.
NOTE: The July 30 compost class will focus specifically on composting for apartment dwellers: vermicomposting, machines, and starting a community compost on apartment complex property! Hear from success stories in neighboring apartment buildings / complexes!
We'll look into the biology (a bit) of composting. Mostly we'll answer your questions and discuss issues you may be having with composting.
What type of compost method is best for you
Where to locate your compost
What to put into your compost (and what to avoid!)
How to manage your compost
Harvesting your compost
Alternatives to a backyard bin - Vermicomposting, Kobashi & possibly finding places to take your compostables
Elisa Zazzera is involved in Sustainability projects and Environmental Activism in the Hudson River Villages as well as India and Nepal. Elisa participates in and manages the Hastings/Stoneledge Farm CSA group. As a member of HoH Conservation Commission she heads the subcommittee on materials management/sanitation
The Kitchen Garden @ South Church (View)
behind South Church, at 343 Broadway
Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522
|Kid Friendly: Yes!
|Dog Friendly: No
|Wheelchair Accessible: No