Composting Information

Thurston County Master Recycler Composters provide training and workshops and also support composting activities at the Master Gardener Demonstration Gardens. The classes leading to Master Recycler Composter certification are available to the public. Go to the master/recycler/composter program page for information about the classes and how to sign up.

Composting workshops for the public will be held during the year. Composting information is also available from Master Recycler Composters working at the Demonstration Gardens, and there will be multiple workshops at the MGTFC Plant Sale at Dirt Works Garden. In addition, composting questions can be directed to the ask-a-master-recycler-composter page.

Can’t wait for a workshop to get started? The following will tell you everything you always wanted to know about composting your yard and kitchen waste:
http://gardening.wsu.edu/compost-and-mulch/.

Need a compost recipe? Composting DOs and DON’Ts? Compost troubleshooting help? These websites have recipes and problem diagnosis and treatment info:
http://www.co.whatcom.wa.us/publicworks/pdf/solidwaste/easycomposting.pdf
http://your.kingcounty.gov/solidwaste/naturalyardcare/recipe.asp

King County Worm bin composting information

Thurston County-specific information and lots of other useful composting tips:
http://www.co.thurston.wa.us/solidwaste/organics/organics-home.htm.

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Events on Sep 5, 2015
  • Yard Waste Composting Class
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: Sep 5, 2015 - 12:00 pm
    Location: Closed Loop Park, 2418 Hogum Bay Road NE Exd, Olympia, WA 98516, United States
    Description: FREE Yard Waste Composting Class. No pre-registration necessary.
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Events on Sep 16, 2015
  • WSU 2015 Master Gardener Advanced-Education Conference
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: Sep 20, 2015 - 12:00 am
    Location: Hilton Vancouver Metrotown, 6083 McKay Avenue, Burnaby, BC V5H 2W7, Canada
    Description: You have your choice of 32 research-based seminars covering topics on Horticulture, Environmental Issues, Food Gardening, and Volunteer Leadership Skills.
    https://www.regonline.com/builder/site/Default.aspx?EventID=1512046
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Events on Sep 17, 2015
  • WSU 2015 Master Gardener Advanced-Education Conference
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: Sep 20, 2015 - 12:00 am
    Location: Hilton Vancouver Metrotown, 6083 McKay Avenue, Burnaby, BC V5H 2W7, Canada
    Description: You have your choice of 32 research-based seminars covering topics on Horticulture, Environmental Issues, Food Gardening, and Volunteer Leadership Skills.
    https://www.regonline.com/builder/site/Default.aspx?EventID=1512046
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Events on Sep 18, 2015
  • WSU 2015 Master Gardener Advanced-Education Conference
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: Sep 20, 2015 - 12:00 am
    Location: Hilton Vancouver Metrotown, 6083 McKay Avenue, Burnaby, BC V5H 2W7, Canada
    Description: You have your choice of 32 research-based seminars covering topics on Horticulture, Environmental Issues, Food Gardening, and Volunteer Leadership Skills.
    https://www.regonline.com/builder/site/Default.aspx?EventID=1512046
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Events on Sep 19, 2015
  • WSU 2015 Master Gardener Advanced-Education Conference
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: Sep 20, 2015 - 12:00 am
    Location: Hilton Vancouver Metrotown, 6083 McKay Avenue, Burnaby, BC V5H 2W7, Canada
    Description: You have your choice of 32 research-based seminars covering topics on Horticulture, Environmental Issues, Food Gardening, and Volunteer Leadership Skills.
    https://www.regonline.com/builder/site/Default.aspx?EventID=1512046
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Events on Sep 23, 2015
  • MGFTC Board Mtg
    Starts: 5:30 pm
    Ends: Sep 23, 2015 - 7:30 pm
    Location: Thurston County Extension, Harrison Avenue Northwest, Olympia, WA, United States
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