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Composting & Debris Management Workshop - Escondido

Learn to build healthy soil by composting your landscaping debris! This CEU approved workshop is perfect for professional landscapers and tree trimmers.

Fruit Tree Pruning, Compost, and Mulch

Join Solana Center for this 2-hour presentation where you will learn best practices for reducing landscaping waste, and the basics of composting. Using trial-tested advice, our expert educators will teach you all you need to know to get started with a method that fits your needs.

In this workshop, we will cover the following topics:

  • Best practices for landscaping waste reduction
    • Proper plant selection/location to reduce green waste
    • Proper green waste disposal
  • What is composting and why it is so important

This is free workshop is funded by the County of San Diego. 

Bonus: We will be raffling off $75 worth of gift cards from Grangetto's Farm & Garden Supply to workshop attendees. Don't miss out!

Preferential registration will be given to professional landscapers and tree trimmers serving unincorporated San Diego County.

CEU Approved: This Composting & Debris Management Workshop is approved for Landscape Industry Certified recertification at 1 CEU per hour of instruction attended. For more information on the National Association of Landscape Professionals recertification, please visit the NALP Recertification Center at

Landscape Industry Certified Logo - NALP CEU Approved

This composting workshop is funded by:

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San Diego County Farm Bureau is a grassroots, membership-based coalition of farmers united as one voice. Active since 1914, Farm Bureau continues to be the most influential nonprofit organization supporting agriculture in San Diego County. SDCFB exists to protect and promote farmers in San Diego County and foster new opportunities for agricultural growth. Farm Bureau’s mission and goals benefit all growers whether organic or conventional, large or small, urban or rural.

Event Classification
Funding Source Contract-funded
Category Composting Workshop
Contract County Composting
Special Note
Stream to Volunteer Opportunities
May 4th, 2019 10:00 AM   through   12:00 PM
San Diego County Farm Bureau
420 S Broadway
Escondido, CA 92025
United States
Main Phone: (760) 436-7986