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URI Master Composter Training

The URI Master Composter program trains individuals to become advocates for composting and overall waste reduction within their local community and around the state.  To earn the title 'URI Master Composter,' participants must complete both days of training and volunteer at least 30 hours; however, the training is open to everyone whether you choose to become a volunteer or not.  This training is for beginners and seasoned composters. 


Lecture topics:

Small-scale composting, vermicomposting, concepts in chemistry & microbiology, waste & resource management in Rhode Island


Field Trips:

Earth Care Farm, Rhode Island Resource Recovery, Southside Community Landtrust, Roger Williams Park Botanical Center & Community Garden


Saturday June 6th from 8am-3pm and June 13th from 9:30am-4pm

Registration is $125 and includes 2- day training, meals for day one and materials.  




Saturday, June 13, 2015 at 9:30am to 4:00pm

URI Pharmacy Building, 240 7 Greenhouse Road Kingston, Rhode Island 02881




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