Workshop

Current & Upcoming

Composting with Aerated Static Piles Webinar – County of San Diego

Mar 21, 2023 6:00PM—7:30PM

Virtual - Anywhere in the World

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This webinar will address mid-scale composting for farms and ranches with moderate quantities of organic materials including manure, crop residues, and food scraps. Improper disposal of organic waste can lead to pest issues, create health issues for livestock, and contaminate local water sources. Adding compost to your soil conserves water, mitigates erosion, sequesters carbon, and can help your plants thrive. For…

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Landscaping for Watershed Protection Panel and Workshop – Ramona

Apr 29, 2023 10:00AM—12:00PM

San Diego Country Estates International Equestrian Center, 16911 Gunn Stage Rd, Ramona, CA 92065

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When managed poorly, storm water run-off can wash away topsoil and pollute our waterways with sediment, chemicals, and nutrients. Our panel of experts will discuss their involvement in creating a win-win outcome at County of San Diego’s watershed protection and composting demonstration site, located within Ramona’s International Equestrian Center. Unincorporated residents can receive a free food scraps…

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All About Worms Workshop – Encinitas

May 24, 2023 5:30PM—7:30PM

San Diego Botanic Garden, 300 Quail Gardens Drive, Encinitas, CA, 92024

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Join Solana Center for this workshop to discover why red wiggler worms are composting superstars! Whether you want to divert kitchen scraps from the landfill, compost in small spaces, or create a natural fertilizer for your plants, vermicomposting is for everyone! This workshop will teach you all about how to get started and maintain a…

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Vermicomposting Basics Webinar – City of Encinitas

May 31, 2023 6:00PM—7:00PM

Virtual - Anywhere in the World

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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 worm bin that fits your needs and lifestyle. This webinar will be held using Zoom, so please note…

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Water Wise Gardening Workshop – Lincoln Acres

Jun 03, 2023 12:00PM—2:00PM

San Diego County Library, Lincoln Acres Branch, 2725 Granger Ave, National City, CA, 91950

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Learn how to create a less thirsty and environmentally-friendly landscape at this workshop at Lincoln Acres Library! Solana Center’s knowledgeable educators will teach you all you need to know to get started with a garden that fits San Diego’s semi-arid climate. In this workshop, we will cover: Unincorporated residents can receive a free food scraps…

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Past | Archive

SB 1383 Compliance – Commercial Food Waste Prevention Webinar – County of San Diego

Feb 02, 2023 10:00AM—11:00AM

Virtual - Anywhere in the World

Bokashi Basics Workshop – Alpine

Jan 12, 2023 6:00PM—7:00PM

Crown Hills Clubhouse, 1821 Victoria Park Terrace, Alpine, CA 91901