Making and Using Compost in the Home Garden and Landscape


Compost can do wonders in the garden, from improving soil fertility and structure to conserving the water you apply. On Saturday, July 12, from 9:30 am - 12:30 pm, join Orin Martin and Sky DeMuro of the Alan Chadwick Garden to learn how to make and use compost to enhance the health and productivity of your garden and landscape. The workshop includes both a lecture and hands-on practice in building a successful compost pile.

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Alan Chadwick Garden
Admission Required
Admission details: 

Cost of the workshop is $30 general admission (pre-registered) or $40 (at the door);
$20 for Friends of the Farm & Garden members (pre-registered) or $30 (at the door);
$15 for UCSC students and limited-income (pre-registered) or $20 (at the door).

Invited Audience: 
Orin Martin making compost
Event dates: 
07/12/2014 - 9:30am