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The Dirt on Composting Webinar by the Center for EcoTechology
May 27, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmFree
Food waste makes up over 20% of the Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) stream in the U.S. This waste can be managed by diverting it to feed people, feed animals, composting it, or using it for anaerobic digestion. Composting diverts food waste from the landfill, reducing methane emissions (a potent greenhouse gas), saving resources, and returning nutrients to the soil.
Have you ever wanted to start composting, but didn’t know where to begin? Or have you ever wondered about how anaerobic digestion works? Join the Center for EcoTechnology on May 27 at noon to learn about composting at home, the benefits of anaerobic digestion, and more! Register here to learn all about turning waste into black gold. Each attendee will be entered into a raffle for the chance to win a Green Gift Basket, so register today!
Full event details: https://www.centerforecotechnology.org/events/the-dirt-on-composting/
Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery and Barstow’s Longview Farm is owned and operated by sixth and seventh generation Barstow’s. Nestled at the base of Skinner State Park and right alongside the Connecticut River, the dairy farm has been a part of the landscape since 1806.
Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery offers homemade baked goods and pies, lunch from local ingredients, farm fresh produce, farm raised beef, ice cream, and scenic views of protected farmland from the porch and dining room. This family friendly store is open daily year round. Come meet your neighborhood dairy farmer!