Come learn how you can compost at home, whether you have a backyard, or a balcony. Learn how to set up, take care of, and harvest both backyard and a worm composting bin systems.
Take home a personal kitchen compost bin!
- Turn fruit and veggie scraps into a valuable end product
- Grow stronger, healthier plants
- Get more connected with your food’s life cycle
- Decrease the amount of household waste being picked up by the City
Instructor: Bronwyn Smyth
Bronwyn has been working at City Farmer since 2008, when she connected with the organization during her undergraduate degree studying Food and the Environment at UBC. She works both in the City Farmer Vancouver Compost Demonstration Garden, and teaches worm bin and backyard composting to ages 3 to adult.About City Farmer:
For 38 years, City Farmer has been teaching people how to grow food in the city, compost their waste and take care of their home landscape in an environmentally responsible way. People can visit the City Farmer Vancouver Compost Demonstration Garden, 2150 Maple Street, and see how we take care of our urban landscape, including a climate adaptation garden, green roof, cob shed, organic food garden, permeable lane, natural lawn, waterwise garden, worm and backyard composters and more.