Nothing is wasted when you learn how to manage food waste and recycle your yard debris and kitchen scraps at home.
These FREE classes are recommended for ages 6 to adult and designed to equip you with the knowledge and tools to reduce your eco-footprint and make Pierce County a more livable community for everyone. Registerfor one, two, or all the classes to receive emailed handouts and the Zoom link beforehand.
Pierce County Planning & Public Works takes the health and safety of its community and employees seriously. Because of this, we have decided to hold all of our classes online using Zoom.
New to using Zoom? A Zoom account is not required if you are joining Zoom Meetings as a participant. You can participate via your web browser, it is not necessary to download the application.Zoom FAQs
Composting: The Breakdown
May 4, 6-7:30 p.m.
Are you looking for new ideas to turn your food or garden waste into something useful? Get an overview of compost basics and learn about different methods, including Hügelkultur, Bokashi, trench, tumblers, and Interbay mulch.
We’ll dig into how to use manufactured compost tumblers. Do they really work? How hard are they to use? Learn troubleshooting techniques along with how to build healthy soil and how to balance carbon and nitrogen to really fire up your compost tumbler.