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Mid-Scale Composting Management Workshop

  • Del Mar Fairgrounds via Solana Gate 322 Via De La Valle Solana Beach, CA, 92075 United States (map)

The Composting for Farms, Schools & Community Gardens Workshop Series: Management - Del Mar

This workshop does NOT address typical residential composting or large-scale commercial composting. It is intended for those systems that fall in between: farms, parks, community gardens, schools, businesses, etc.

In this workshop, we'll cover the following topics: 

  • Site considerations
  • Best management practices
  • Odor, dust and rodent control
  • Water/leachate management
  • eview of composting systems and associated costs

The hands-on section will include: 

  • Pile assessment with full footprint turn and troubleshooting of 3-bin system  

Space is limited. Thanks to the County of San Diego, this event is FREE. However a REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT of $20* is required to register for this event. This deposit will be completely refunded when you sign in at the event. There will be no refunds for cancellations or after the event. Unincorporated County of San Diego residentsreceive preferential registration. Other registrants will be placed on a wait list. If space is available, registration will be opened to non-residents 1 to 2 weeks before the start of the course in order of wait list.

*If the deposit presents a financial hardship, please contact Diane Hazard at to apply for a scholarship. 

This event is part of the Mid-Scale Composting series: