MGV Backyard 101 Composting Workshop

Join us for an exciting and informative Backyard Composting 101 Workshop hosted by the Jackson County Master Gardener Volunteer Program! Discover the secrets of turning your kitchen scraps and yard waste into nutrient-rich compost for your plants. 


The workshop will be held November 18th from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm at the Jackson County Extension office. Registration is $10 per person. 

During this hands-on workshop, you’ll learn the basics of composting, including how to chose the right composting method , what materials to use, and how to maintain a healthy compost pile. 

Whether you’re a seasoned gardener or just starting out, this workshop is perfect for anyone interesterd in reducing waste, improving soil health, and growing healthier plants. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to learn valuable skills that will benefit both your garden and the environment!

Space is limited, so please pre-register at For any questions, comments, or concerns, please email Abbey Payne at or call the Jackson County Extension office at (850)-482-9620. We hope to see you there!

An Equal Opportunity Institution

The University of Florida is committed to providing universal access to all our events. For disability accommodations such as sign language interpreters and listening devices, please contact at least 2 weeks in advance. Advance notice is necessary to arrange for some accessiblity needs. 


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Posted: October 24, 2023

Category: Conservation, Florida-Friendly Landscaping, Fruits & Vegetables, HOME LANDSCAPES, Horticulture, Lawn, Natural Resources, UF/IFAS Extension,
Tags: Compost, Educational Workshop, Horticulture, Jackson County Extension, Jackson County Florida, Master Gardener Program

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