POSTPONED – Harvest Community Garden Composting Event – Nov. 12th
Thank you for your interest in the Harvest Community Garden Composting Event. The event originally scheduled to take place on November 12th in Okeechobee, FL has been postponed to a future date. If you have already preregistered for the event you will receive a refund within the next 48 hours via your same form of payment. As we continue our outreach to local Community and Master Gardeners, we look forward to the rescheduling and invite your continued interest.
November 12, 2015 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm (EST)
Attendees can also expect to receive information during the tour of Waste Management’s (WM) Okeechobee Organics Recycling Facility. WM’s two Florida operations will allow attendees to observe different food waste composting systems and the technology behind them, the Okeechobee Facility uses a Comp Dog aeration system with synthetic cover technology. Participants will also have the opportunity to visit an Indiantown Organic Farm as well.
Waste Management – Waste Management, Inc. is North America’s leading provider of integrated environmental solutions. We partner with our customers and communities to manage and reduce waste from collection to disposal while recovering valuable resources and creating clean, renewable energy.
- Following is the schedule for the day and attendees may register for one or both facility tours:
- Okeechobee Facility Tour, Community Garden Composting Event (receive free compost samples), lunch and networking. Travel to Indiantown Organic Farm for tour.