Hands-on Learning

Make Your Own Compost At Pollinate Farm and Garden


2727 Fruitvale Avenue


For more info: http://pollinatefarm.com/event/ 

Sunday June 23, 1 pm

Make Your Own Compost, with Pollinate co-owner Birgitt Evans.  Recycle the nutrients from your plant waste back into your own soil. Composting is simple and easy and compost adds vital organic matter to both clay and sandy soils.  Learn the basics of both regular and worm composting.  Take home compost starter to begin your own compost pile and receive a $5.00 discount on a compost thermometer or the book, The Complete Compost Gardening Guide. 

Registration: $20



Saturday, May 25 , Noon-1:00 p.m., Alameda County Master Gardeners Trials Garden in the Edible Demonstration Garden in The Gardens at Lake Merritt.  This event is FREE!

This talk with cover all of the details of composting: mixing greens and browns, other good ingredients, composting container options, keeping your pile hot and how to use your compost in your garden.

Master Gardener Sam Foushee makes amazing compost and grows beautiful vegetables in three Bay Area community gardens. Please join us, and bring your own gardening questions!