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- Backyard composting education programs. Johnson, H.J. // BioCycle;Jan1995, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p75
Discusses suggestions for the effectiveness of backyard composting education programs. Promotional activities; Demonstrations in public areas and school programs; Financial issues; Bin distribution programs.
- Diploma course in composting. // BioCycle;Oct96, Vol. 37 Issue 10, p6
Reports on the start of a course in Composting Technology at Olds College last fall 1996 in Alberta, Canada. Participation of 15 students; Contact information.
- New York City schools build gardens and composting systems. Grobe, Karin // BioCycle;Nov96, Vol. 37 Issue 11, p72
Focuses on the building of gardens and compost systems in schools in New York City. Children's hands-on science lessons on composting to create soil for a garden; Composting projects' offer of an opportunity for students to learn the principles of science through practical application; Use of...
- State certification classes. // BioCycle;Feb95, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p18
Reports on the 1995 course outline for composting yard trimmings rewritten by the New Mexico Solid Waste Bureau. Arrangement of program by Kentucky's Division of Waste Management.
- Composting in your back yard. // American Nurseryman;3/15/96, Vol. 183 Issue 6, p16
Reports on the National Backyard Composting Program to be sponsored by the Composting Council, which will train community leaders on how to develop backyard composting programs. Development of cost-and-benefits analysis; Support for the promotion of the importance of composting.
- CALENDAR. // Farm & Dairy;4/24/2014, Vol. 100 Issue 31, pB27
A calendar of events related to the farm and dairy industry from April to June 2014 is presented including Organic Composting Course at Fellows Riverside Gardens in Youngstown, Ohio on April 30, Mercer County 4-H Benefit Auction in Mercer, Pennsylvania on May 3, and World Pork Expo in Des...
- Home composting goes mainstream. // Journal of Environmental Health;May1995, Vol. 57 Issue 9, p36
Reports on the Environmental Hazards Management Institute's (EHMI) Home Composting Wheel educational slide. Popularity of home composting; Features; Contact information.
- 4-H offers compost garden building class. // Jackson Advocate;11/8/2012, Vol. 75 Issue 4, p12A
The article informs about learning classes started by the organization 4-H Club to build a compost for gardening in Louisville in Mississippi.
- CALENDAR. // Farm & Dairy;3/27/2014, Vol. 100 Issue 27, pB16
A calendar of events related to farm and dairy sector in the U.S. from March to October 2014 is presented which include the National Agriculture Day, the Organic Composting Course, and the National Holstein Convention.