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UF/IFAS Extension: Let's Make Some Black Gold



Join us to learn what UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County is doing around the region with composting, waste reduction and recycling.

This 90-minute workshop blends indoor lessons with outdoor, hands-on activities in our compost demonstration area, and includes live demonstrations of our biogas and vermicomposting programs.

Register early through to reserve your seat and receive notice of any changes.

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Attendees will learn the basics of home composting, the benefits of composting, and how to build a home compost system.

Plus, attendees will have the option to purchase a GEOBIN compost bin (see registration options, below).

NOTE: There are two registration options for this workshop:

  1. Workshop PLUS a GEOBIN compost bin: $25 registration (includes bin cost), which must be made in advance of the workshop.
  2. Workshop with no GEOBIN: Cost is free.

Make 2019 your year to start composting and reducing your impact on the environment!

Instructor: Randall Penn, Waste Reduction Agent, UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County

For more information, call 941-861-9900 or email

NOTE: Classes and events may be canceled at any time due to low registration or other circumstances, with full refunds issued for paid events. Similar classes or events often are offered on future dates.

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