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How Local Composting Can Transform Washington, D.C. (feat. Loop Closing)

How Local Composting Can Transform Washington, D.C. (feat. Loop Closing)

Linda Bilsens Brolis

December 18, 2019

On this episode, host Linda Bilsens Brolis is joined by Jeffrey Neal of Loop Closing. They discuss his vision for how small-scale, hyper-local composting can handle all of the food waste produced in Washington, DC, and the support needed to realize it.  READ MORE


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Compost Climate Connections Webinar Series: 
Using Compost for Ecological Sanitation in Haiti to Mitigate & Adapt to Climate Change

Compost Climate Connections Webinar Series: 
Using Compost for Ecological Sanitation in Haiti to Mitigate & Adapt to Climate Change

Virginia Streeter

October 30, 2019

View this webinar recording to learn about SOIL (Sustainable Organic Integrated Livelihoods), which has been incubating climate-positive sanitation solutions in frontline communities across Haiti to mitigate the environmental impacts of poor waste management and offer a restorative alternative to traditional  READ MORE


Philadelphia Community Compost Network Public Meeting

Philadelphia Community Compost Network Public Meeting

Virginia Streeter

October 30, 2019

On Thursday, November 14th, ILSR, Philadelphia Department of Parks & Recreation, the PA Horticultural Society and Penn State Extension launch the City's new Community Compost Network.  READ MORE


Community Composting and the Power of Youth (Feat. Red Hook Community Farm)

Community Composting and the Power of Youth (Feat. Red Hook Community Farm)

Linda Bilsens Brolis

October 29, 2019

On this episode, Domingo Morales and Kenneth Young of Red Hook Community Farm talk about the power of being exposed to urban agriculture and composting at a young age and the importance of getting the community involved in your composting  READ MORE


Hot Composting Class at Real Food Farm

Hot Composting Class at Real Food Farm

Virginia Streeter

October 18, 2019

Register now for a free hot composting workshop Oct. 26 that will provide community-scale composters the background they need to get started, troubleshoot on their own, and produce high-quality compost.  READ MORE


Compost Climate Connections Webinar Series: How Compost and Cover Crops Sequester Soil Carbon

Compost Climate Connections Webinar Series: How Compost and Cover Crops Sequester Soil Carbon

Virginia Streeter

October 14, 2019

Jessica Chiartas, a Ph.D. student with the University of California, Davis Land, Air and Water Resources Department, joined us for our third webinar in the series on Wednesday, October 23rd, 2-3:30pm EST.  READ MORE