Master Composter Course

October 3, 2019 - November 14, 2019 Thursdays 10/3 - 11/14 6:30 - 9 p.m. (No class on 10/31)

Verkuilen Building MSU Extension - Door E Assembly Rooms 21885 Dunham Rd. Clinton Township, MI 48036

Contact: Meghan Cassidy or Tiesha Adams, 586-469-6440

Cost:  $50.00

The course is taught by MSU Extension staff, certified Master Composters, and local compost experts.  Topics covered include history of composting, compost composition and chemistry, basic composting and yard waste reduction techniques, worm composting, bin, equipment and site selection and benefits and uses of compost.  

To become a certified Master Composter, individuals need to:

  • attend all classes
  • complete the course work and take home review
  • complete 15 hours of volunteer activity related to composting and/or yard waste reduction (4 hours must be completed at the Mt. Clemens Farmer's Market)

Cost includes notebook and other materials, and refreshments.  

***There is a $5.00 cancellation fee for those who do not cancel by Monday, Sept. 30, 2019***


Event Location

Main Office Location: 21885 Dunham Road Verkuilen Building #12 Clinton Township, MI 48036 Thompson Community Center: 11370 Hupp Avenue Warren, MI 48089
586-469-5180-Main Office, 586-469-7614-Thompson Community Center

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