Composting 101 with GMALL
Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning (GMALL) welcomes Matt Proft to lead a two-part workshop on the basics of composting. The workshops will take place at the Proft residence in Pawlet on Saturday, June 1 and 8, from 9 to 11 a.m. Come learn the techniques of backyard composting that yields many benefits, from reducing landfill waste to spreading nutrients to your soil. In the first session, the class will follow organic scraps from the kitchen all the way to the garden, and cover the dos and don’ts, what ingredients work well and troubleshooting. In the second session, learn about structures for every size budget and backyard, plus techniques for successful household composting. The fee for the two-part class is $40. For more information or to register, call 802-867-0111 or visit greenmtnacademy.org.