North Brooklyn Compost Project

NBCP hits the Ivy League by katezidar
February 26, 2012, 7:57 pm
Filed under: fun, learnin'

Thanks to member-at-large Matt Decker, NBCP was invited to Yale School of Forestry to give a talk about our work! Then they built tumblers! Here is a slideshow that Kate gave at the gathering:


Become a Master Composter! by katezidar
February 9, 2012, 4:35 pm
Filed under: learnin'

If you’re interested in spreading compost know-how and enthusiasm in Brooklyn, become an NYC Compost Project Master Composter. This certificate program is designed to promote the practice of urban composting and consists of 25 hours of classroom training (including two field trips) and 30 hours of volunteer outreach service in compost education and promotion. Application required and due February 17, 2012.

Brooklyn Botanic Garden provides this Master Composter training as the Brooklyn branch of the NYC Compost Project, a compost education and outreach program funded and managed since 1993 by the NYC Department of Sanitation, Bureau of Waste Prevention, Reuse and Recycling.