Why Compost? What is Compost? How to Compost? What are “Greens” and “Browns”? What should be composted and what should not be composted? What factors affect compost rate? What is compost used for anyway? Each barrel holds approximately 53 gallons, 42 inches in height and 24 inches in diameter. Click here 2014 Compost Workshops-VCE for Feb-May to register for one of our Tumbler-Style Compost Workshops. Those that pre-register one week in advance of desired workshop date (including payment of $90) will be eligible to attend a Tumbler-style Compost Workshop on a first-come-first serve basis. Class size: minimum is 3 and maximum is 6 registered participants. At the end of this workshop you will have constructed your very own Tumbler-style Composter (Make, Take & Turn).
Items to bring to make your Tumbler-Style Compost Workshop experience more convenient: Power Drill, Drill bits to drill pilot & air holes: 3/32”, ¼”, ½”, & 1”, Phillips head drill bit for wood screws, 7/16” wrench, measuring tape, transportation to haul finished product (3.5’ L x 31” W x 4.6’ H) and minimal skill and plenty of patience!