Tag Archives: composting

13th Jan-1st Feb 2017
2017 Master Composter Course Application is OPEN
The Spring 2017 NYC Master Composter Course Application is open! This intensive course covers soil and compost science, compost system designs, management of a community compost project, and much more. The NYC Master Composter Course requires 24 hours of classroom instruction, two fun field trips, and 30 hours of compost-related fieldwork. This class is designed for […]
by Marlyn Marrero
29th Nov 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
NYC Outdoors! An Environmental Education Expo
The NYC Outdoors! Expo is public event showcasing environmental education resources in New York City. Who should attend? Participants will meet more than 40 environmental education organizations
by Lilas Randrianarivony
23rd Jun 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Wiggle Your Way Into Composting
Learn how worms work their magic, converting kitchen scraps into a rich organic fertilizer, and reducing our carbon footprints.
by colette
29th Mar 2015, 12:00am-12:00am
Composting With Worms: Indoor Vermicomposting Demystified at the Brooklyn Brainery
Composting can seem too hard for the average citizen, but in this class, you’ll learn how easy it can be. We’ll talk through the basics of indoor vermicomposting (composting with worms) and how you can do your part to reduce your food waste. Each participant will construct a bin, fill it with bedding, add some red wiggler worms, and watch them go to work!
by Chiara Zaccheo
26th Feb 2015, 12:00am-12:00am
Weekly community composting in Red Hook, Brooklyn
Join Added Value, the Red Hook Community Farm in Brooklyn to compost weekly on Fridays from 9:00am to noon and Saturdays from 10:30am to 1:00pm.
by Lydia Miller
26th Jan 2015, 12:00am-12:00am
Weekly community composting in Red Hook, Brooklyn
Join Added Value, the Red Hook Community Farm in Brooklyn to compost weekly on Fridays from 9:00am to noon and Saturdays from 10:30am to 1:00pm.
by Lydia Miller
20th Jan 2015, 12:00am-12:00am
Trash: New York City's Battle with Garbage
This class will trace New York City's protracted struggle to contain its solid waste burden, from the 19th century to the present. Learn more at the Brooklyn Brainery!
by Chiara Zaccheo
26th Dec 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Weekly community composting in Red Hook, Brooklyn
Join Added Value, the Red Hook Community Farm in Brooklyn to compost weekly on Fridays from 9:00am to noon and Saturdays from 10:30am to 1:00pm.
by Lydia Miller
26th Nov 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Weekly community composting in Red Hook, Brooklyn
Join Added Value, the Red Hook Community Farm in Brooklyn to compost weekly on Fridays from 9:00am to noon and Saturdays from 10:30am to 1:00pm.
by Lydia Miller
26th Oct 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Weekly community composting in Red Hook, Brooklyn
Join Added Value, the Red Hook Community Farm in Brooklyn to compost weekly on Fridays from 9:00am to noon and Saturdays from 10:30am to 1:00pm. “Added Value is a non-profit organization promoting the sustainable development of Red Hook by nurturing a new generation of young leaders. We work towards this goal by creating opportunities for […]
by Lydia Miller
26th Sep 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Weekly community composting in Red Hook, Brooklyn
Join Added Value, the Red Hook Community Farm in Brooklyn to compost weekly on Fridays from 9:00am to noon and Saturdays from 10:30am to 1:00pm. “Added Value is a non-profit organization promoting the sustainable development of Red Hook by nurturing a new generation of young leaders. We work towards this goal by creating opportunities for […]
by Lydia Miller
3rd Aug 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Sustainability Workshop Series at Hudson River Park: Outdoor Composting
Learn how to set up an outdoor composting bin and get troubleshooting tips from NYC Compost Project educators.
by Gabriela Kappes
31st May 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
GreenThumb Workshop: Community Composting Operations - Scaling Up
Join Earth Matter/NYC Compost Project and GreenThumb as they tour the Earth Matter composting system on Governor’s Island and learn advanced composting techniques, such as forced aeration and browns recipe from fellow gardeners and compost experts.
by Trude Chandler
29th May 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
How to Build a Three-Bin Compost System
Join NYC Green Thumb as they begin construction of a three-bin compost system.
by Trude Chandler
23rd Mar 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Springtime Compost Workshop, Workday, and Street Tree Care
Learn how to convert your yard waste and kitchen scraps into a rich, organic fertilizer to feed back to your plants, just like nature intended.
by Trude Chandler
10th Mar 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Community Compost Windrow Build with Earth Matter
Help Earth Matter process over 10,000 lbs of neighbor farm market food scraps with equal amounts of Governors Island "browns" to build a windrow!
by Trude Chandler
9th Mar 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Promote Composting as a GrowNYC Volunteer
Volunteer with GrowNYC's Office of Recycling Outreach and Education to promote organics diversion for composting in New York City.
by Trude Chandler
8th Mar 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Promote Composting as a GrowNYC Volunteer
Volunteer with GrowNYC's Office of Recycling Outreach and Education to promote organics diversion for composting in New York City.
by Trude Chandler