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EVENT: Let’s Make Some Black Gold

Join us Jan. 12 to learn what UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County is doing around the region with composting, waste reduction and recycling. Our 90-minute “Let’s Make Some Black Gold” workshop blends indoor lessons with outdoor, hands-on activities in our compost demonstration area, and includes live demonstrations of our biogas and vermicomposting programs. Register early through to reserve your seat and receive notice of any changes.

GEOBIN waste compost bin

GEOBIN® waste compost bin. [CREDIT:]

Attendees will learn the basics of home composting, the benefits of composting, and how to build a home compost system. Plus, attendees will have the option to purchase a GEOBIN® compost bin (see registration options, below).

NOTE: There are two registration options for this workshop:

  • Workshop PLUS a GEOBIN® compost bin: $25 registration (includes bin cost), which must be made in advance of the workshop.
  • Workshop with no bin: Cost is free.

Make 2019 your year to start composting and reducing your impact on the environment!