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Charles County Compost Workshop, June 1, 2019

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Charles County Gov't Building Parking Lot

200 Baltimore Street

La Plata, MD 20646

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The Charles County Government and the University of Maryland Extension are pleased to offer a workshop on backyard composting.

DATE: Saturday, June 1, 2019
TIME: 9:30 am & 10:30 am
PLACE: Charles County Gov't Building Parking Lot
200 Baltimore Street, La Plata MD 20646


In this hands-on workshop, participants will learn how to maintain a home composting bin. University of Maryland Extension staff and Master Gardeners will explain the proper materials and techniques needed to create quality compost for the garden and landscape.

Details:

  • The workshop is free, but please register.
  • There will be several bins demonstrated, including the plastic Geobins. The techniques discussed can be used in many different composting setups.
  • GEOBIN plastic compost bins are available free of charge, but please register to ensure there are enough bins (while supplies last). See link for product information. http://geobin123.com/using-geobin
  • Instructions will be available for those who wish to build a wire compost bin at home.
  • Workshops are approximately 45 minutes long.
  • The workshop will be offered rain or shine.
  • Register by May 25th, 2019 via this Eventbrite page or print & mail the paper form.


For more information contact Luke Gustafson at 301-539-3047 or Frances Sherman at 301-932-3569.



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For information on other garden-related events offered by University of Maryland Extension, Charles County visit:

http://extension.umd.edu/charles-county/home-gardening/

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