Composting - From Organic Waste to Wealth


FSN Teleconference: Composting - From Organic Waste to Wealth

When: Tuesday, June 21 Time: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Island time (11:30 p.m. - 12:30 p.m. Labrador time)

Keynote Speaker: Anne Madden, Education Coordinator, MUN Botanical Garden

What better day to hold this teleconference? Join us on the first day of summer to learn about what every gardener, community garden, and eco-minded kitchen cook needs to have: Compost! Anne will give an overview of the different composting methods available to gardeners in Newfoundland and Labrador, including the backyard composter and vermicomposting (worm bins).

Register before Friday, June 17th by contacting Rick Kelly at or by calling 709.237.4026.

About FSN teleconferences: Participants to FSN teleconferences call in to a free 1-800 number which connects them to the presenter and all the other participants. Before the teleconference FSN distributes, via email, the call-in instructions as well as a PDF presentation to follow along with on your own computer. To see materials from past FSN teleconferences on topics like local food, nutrition, farmers' markets and community gardens visit the teleconference archives.