Posted on January 17, 2018

Backyard Composting 101

If you are interested in learning how to compost, look no further than our Backyard Composting 101 class. The R-Board coordinates this class with a Virginia Cooperative Extension Master Gardener. The classes will teach you how to compost your food scraps and yard waste, which compost bin might be right for your needs, and how to maximize your compost process.

Composting 101 classes are are free and open to everyone. Earth Machine compost bins are available for purchase only to Stafford or City of Fredericksburg residents after attending. Bins are $25 and limited to one per person.

The class will be held on Wednesday, February 7th at the Stafford County Cooperative Extension Office, located at 1739 Jefferson Davis Highway inside the Rowser Building. The class starts at 7 PM.

The classes are free, but please call 540-658-4579 or 540-658-5279 to register.