Backyard Composting Basics Webinar – City of San Diego

Sep 22, 2022 12:00PM—1:00PM


Virtual - Anywhere in the World

Cost $0.00


Join Solana Center for this 1-hour webinar where you will learn the basics of traditional backyard composting. Using trial-tested advice and demonstrations, our experienced educators will teach you all you need to know to get started with a bin that fits your needs and lifestyle.

This webinar will be held using Zoom, so please note that you will need to have the Zoom application installed on your device (computer, smartphone, or tablet) to attend and participate. You will receive an email with the link and password to join upon registering. The webinar will be recorded, and the recording will be available for 1 week to City of San Diego residents only.

In this webinar, we will cover the following topics

  • What is composting and why it is so important
  • Various types of compost bin options and how to pick which one works best for your needs
  • What tools and materials you’ll need
  • Which items are compostable and which are not
  • How to build a compost pile

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Note: City residents who attend Solana Center workshops or webinars currently receive special priority to apply for discounted compost or worm bin vouchers through the City’s Department of Environmental Services. Information on this option will be provided during the workshop/webinar.