UGA Extension Office

Master Composter Class agenda

2016 Master Composter Class Schedule

February 10 - Intro to the Georgia Master Composter Program; Basic Composting by Suki Janssen and Amanda Tedrow

February 17 - Composting Microbiology; Fauna Involved in Composting

February 24 - Vermicomposting; Cautions on Vermicomposting

March 2 - The Chemistry of Composting; Georgia Soil and Climate

March 5 - Field Trip: Composting Systems Tour (ACC Compost, Community Garden, Dragonfly Farm)

March 9 - Use of Compost

March 16 - Compost Problem Solving, Troubleshooting and Curing; Vermicompost Bin Construction

March 19 - Back up Field Trip Date (if needed)

March 23 - Beyond Traditional Composting; Compost Tea

March 30 - Tips on Teaching; Health and Safety Issues for the Composter; Special Composting Topics

April 6 - Project Presentations!

April 13 - Make Up Class (if needed)