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Free Mid-Scale Composting Field Trips - Encinitas (2 of 2 Days)

 Registration is closed for this event
Join us for these field trips to see mid-scale composting in action! Go behind-the-scenes for guided tours of Coastal Roots Farm and A.B. Jones & Co.
Coastal Roots Farm and A.B. Jones & Co.

Take advantage of this rare opportunity to go behind-the-scenes for guided tours of local examples of various mid-scale composting systems.

These field trips do 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 field trip, we'll visit the following: 

  • Coastal Roots Farm, Encinitas. This visit will feature an aerated windrow and deep litter composting with a chicken tractor. Learn more about deep litter composting here.
  • A.B. Jones & Co., Encinitas. Commercial wormery.

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 residents receive preferential registration. 

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

If you're not already familiar with composting, check out one of Solana Center's free composting workshops

This event is sponsored by:

​   County of San Diego Seal

Thanks to our site providers:

Coastal Roots Farm Logo

A.B. Jones & Co. Logo

Event Classification
Funding Source Contract-funded
Category Composting Workshop
Contract County Composting
Special Note
Stream to Volunteer Opportunities
April 28th, 2018 1:00 PM   through   3:00 PM
Multiple locations throughout San Diego County
United States

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Unincorporated County of San Diego resident $ 25.00
Non-Resident of Unincorporated County of San Diego (waitlist) $ 0.00