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Botanic Garden

3408 West Freeway

Compost Outpost

Fort Worth, Texas 76107

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Help fight food waste and keep Fort Worth beautiful - learn the basics of backyard composting from the Fort Worth Master Composters with this FREE one-hour program! Fall classes are taught at the Compost Outpost - attendees are advised to bring water, sunscreen, and to prepare for an outdoor class in the shade. In the event of extreme weather or cancellation, attendees will be notified via email.

THIS EVENT IS FREE BUT REQUIRES REGISTRATION. ATTENDEES MUST PRESENT PRINTED PAPER TICKET FROM EVENTBRITE TO ENTER THE GARDEN WITHOUT PAYING ADMISSION.

Attendees should enter through the Weekend Parking Lot at the South Entrance at 3408 West Freeway, Fort Worth, TX 76107.

Due to limited seating, please release your ticket if for any reason can no longer attend to make room for someone on the waitlist.

To get notified of new class dates and composting events, sign up for the newsletter, or if you have any questions: mailto:composting@fortworthtexas.gov or call 817-392-1234.



Study at home:
Basic Guides to Backyard Composting:
https://agrilifeextension.tamu.edu/library/gardening/composting/
http://takecareoftexas.org/hot-wire/dos-and-donts-of-composting
Printable Guide:
http://takecareoftexas.org/sites/default/files/publications/gi-036.pdf
Get into the science behind composting:
https://www.epa.gov/sustainable-management-food/types-composting-and-understanding-process
The Bigger Picture:
https://www.epa.gov/sustainable-management-food
https://www.txdot.gov/inside-txdot/division/support/recycling/compost.html

For more information on the Master Composter Program, visit:
http://fortworthtexas.gov/compostoutpost/master/

Did you know? More than 20% of the Fort Worth landfill is Food Waste!
No room to backyard compost, but you still want to help? Join the pilot program:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cfw-residential-food-scrap-composting-pilot-program-subscription-registration-59536512311


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