Chicago Master Composter

A blog for Chicago Master Composters providing information on volunteer opportunities, training, workshops and resources
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Last Chance for Master Composter Training

Posted by Ron Wolford -

This is a reminder that applications for the 2007 Master Composter training are due September 24. Please note that we will need at least 20 participants in order to run the program. If we do not receive enough applications the class will be canceled. Please spread the word. You can apply online at http://...

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Thank You Master Composters

Posted by Ron Wolford -

A big thank you goes out to Master Composters Jim Lewis and Ruth Melulis for assisting with the City of Chicago's Compost Bin Sale at the Cook County Fair. Shelli from the City of Chicago stated that she was amazed with your wealth of knowledge about composting. Thanks again for all your hard work....

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San Francisco Compost a Hit with Local Vineyards

Posted by Ron Wolford -

Americans throw out hundreds of millions of tons of garbage a year. Most ends up in landfills. But, in San Francisco an innovative program is turning kitchen scraps into compost for premium wine producers. Read more........

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