UC Master Gardeners of San Mateo & San Francisco
University of California
UC Master Gardeners of San Mateo & San Francisco

How to Make Compost and Improve Clay Soil

Date: May 5, 2018

Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Contact: Master Gardeners San Mateo & San Francisco Co

Sponsor: Master Gardeners San Mateo/San Francisco Co.

Location: Redwood City Veterans’ Memorial Senior Center - Gold Star Room

Event Details

In this class you will learn how to turn kitchen scraps and yard waste into sweet-smelling compost to improve your clay garden soil and grow a bounty of healthy plants. Topics will include: what is compost; what to add and what to avoid adding to a compost pile; how to build a pile and different types of piles; troubleshooting; and uses of finished compost.

Presenter: Master Gardener Leslie Muennemann is also a Master Composter and has five active compost piles in her yard. She has been making compost and spreading it in her garden for nearly 30 years.

This class is free but pre-registration is required. Seating is limited.

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