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Food Cycle Program - September Harvest

Get involved in our expanding food waste diversion program!

Solana Center Garden

Our Food Cycle Program allows community memebers who can'tcompost at home still divert their food waste. We have a tripple bin aerated static pile sytsem that is on a precise timeline to get food scraps in and cooking and finished compost back out into the community as fast as possible. Our team of volunteers is insturmental in this process!

Help us harvest finished compost from one of our bins to make way for the next round of pile building. Volunteers will help our growing food waste diversion program be successful and learn about composting and the amazing Bokashi method!

Click on the 'Volunteer Now' button to sign up for a shift! Questions? Please email

The Food Cycle Program is a co-op where San Diego County residents and small businesses preserve their organic waste using the Bokashi method and then deliver it to Solana Center to be turned into a nutritious soil amendment and distributed back into the community. If you are interested in becoming a member, find out more here!

PLEASE NOTE: This event starts earlier than normal to avoid summer heat

Event Classification
Funding Source Contract-funded
Special Note
Stream to Volunteer Opportunities Yes
September 10th, 2019 8:00 AM   through   11:00 AM
Solana Center for Environmental Innovation
137 N El Camino Real
Encinitas, CA 92024
United States
Main Phone: (760) 436-7986  ext. 700
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