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.

July  2015
SMTWTFS
 1234
567
Events on Jul 7, 2015
  • Free Summer Gardening Programs for children ages years old
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: Jul 7, 2015 - 12:00 pm
    Location: Dirt Works Children’s Garden, Yaeger Park, Olympia WA
    Description: Programs are free but we ask that you please register so we can better prepare and serve you. Space is limited.

    Registration information will be posted here after June 1st.
    More Info at http://ext100.wsu.edu/thurston/gardening/
8
Events on Jul 8, 2015
  • MGFTC Board Mtg
    Starts: 5:30 pm
    Ends: Jul 8, 2015 - 7:30 pm
    Location: Thurston County Extension, Harrison Avenue Northwest, Olympia, WA, United States
91011
121314
Events on Jul 14, 2015
  • Free Summer Gardening Programs for children ages years old
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: Jul 14, 2015 - 12:00 pm
    Location: Dirt Works Children’s Garden, Yaeger Park, Olympia WA
    Description: Programs are free but we ask that you please register so we can better prepare and serve you. Space is limited.

    Registration information will be posted here after June 1st.
    More Info at http://ext100.wsu.edu/thurston/gardening/
15161718
192021
Events on Jul 21, 2015
  • Free Summer Gardening Programs for children ages years old
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: Jul 21, 2015 - 12:00 pm
    Location: Dirt Works Children’s Garden, Yaeger Park, Olympia WA
    Description: Programs are free but we ask that you please register so we can better prepare and serve you. Space is limited.

    Registration information will be posted here after June 1st.
    More Info at http://ext100.wsu.edu/thurston/gardening/
22232425
262728
Events on Jul 28, 2015
  • Free Summer Gardening Programs for children ages years old
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: Jul 28, 2015 - 12:00 pm
    Location: Dirt Works Children’s Garden, Yaeger Park, Olympia WA
    Description: Programs are free but we ask that you please register so we can better prepare and serve you. Space is limited.

    Registration information will be posted here after June 1st.
    More Info at http://ext100.wsu.edu/thurston/gardening/
293031 
Check Our FeedVisit Us On Facebook