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*Composting

Time: December 28, 2020 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Location: Virtual workshop
Event Neighbourhood and Type: virtual, composting, garden, workshop
Organized By: Village Vancouver, and Westside, Marpole Oakridge, and Fairview-False Creek South Neighbourhood Food Networks
Latest Activity: Dec 27, 2020

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Event Description

Learn the ins-and-outs of starting your very own compost pile in your garden.

Composting produces a valuable addition to your gardening that is rich in nutrients and beneficial microorganisms. For beginners and experienced composters: learn how to start composting, optimize your compost bin, reduce your effort, and produce free compost year-round.

Cost: $10. Free for seniors (ages 50 and up). Registration required: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/composting-tickets-133612076317

Village Vancouver and Westside, Marpole Oakridge, and Fairview False Creek South Neighbourhood Food Networks present a workshop with Rhiannon Johnson.Topics include starting your compost pile, maintaining it, different composting systems including worm composting, and leaf mulching.

We would like to acknowledge that the land on which we gather is the unceded territories of the Coast Salish Peoples, including the territories of the Xwméthkwyiem (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), Stó:lō and Sel̓íl̓witulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.

Village Vancouver and Marpole Oakridge Neighbourghood Food Network are members of Vancouver Neighbourhood Food Networks (http://vancouverfoodnetworks.com) - check it out!

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