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ILSR Convenes the 6th National Cultivating Community Composting Forum

ILSR Convenes the 6th National Cultivating Community Composting Forum

Virginia Streeter

February 5, 2019

ILSR is convening the 6th National Cultivating Community Composting Forum in NYC next May. These events will bring together community composters (and those who love them) to network, share best practices, and build support for community-scale composting systems and enterprises.  READ MORE


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6th National Cultivating Community Composting Forum: Event Schedule at a Glance

6th National Cultivating Community Composting Forum: Event Schedule at a Glance

Virginia Streeter

February 5, 2019

This 4-day event will feature a training and field day, a tour of NYC community compost sites, and 2 days of community composters sharing their best practices and lessons learned in a peer-to-peer format.  READ MORE


ILSR Convenes the 6th National Cultivating Community Composting Forum

ILSR Convenes the 6th National Cultivating Community Composting Forum

Virginia Streeter

February 5, 2019

ILSR is convening the 6th National Cultivating Community Composting Forum in NYC next May. These events will bring together community composters (and those who love them) to network, share best practices, and build support for community-scale composting systems and enterprises.  READ MORE


Community Composter Training & Field Day at Earth Matter NY

Community Composter Training & Field Day at Earth Matter NY

Virginia Streeter

February 5, 2019

This full-day training and field day at Earth Matter NY is offered to community composters in and outside NYC as part of the 6th National Cultivating Community Composting Forum.  READ MORE


Webinar Resources: Composting with Worms on a Mid to Large-Scale — What, Why, How, and Who

Webinar Resources: Composting with Worms on a Mid to Large-Scale — What, Why, How, and Who

Virginia Streeter

January 25, 2019

Join this webinar to hear internationally renowned vermicomposting expert, Rhonda Sherman, share the highlights from her new book, The Worm Farmer's Handbook: Mid- to Large-Scale Vermicomposting for Farms, Businesses, Municipalities, Schools, and Institutions.  READ MORE


Webinar: Waste Incineration: A Dirty Secret in How States Define Renewable Energy

Webinar: Waste Incineration: A Dirty Secret in How States Define Renewable Energy

Marie Donahue

January 10, 2019

In a recent webinar, ILSR research associate Marie Donahue shared findings from our report, Waste Incineration: A Dirty Secret in How States Define Renewable Energy, highlighting why classifying incineration as a “renewable" form of energy is problematic. Allies from GAIA, a gl  READ MORE