Instructor: Brian Rosa
Fifth Season Outdoor Classroom
Compost happens! Come for a fun and informative hands-on class where you’ll learn quick & easy methods for turning ordinary kitchen scraps & yard waste into black gold. Organics Waste Solutions Specialist Brian Rosa will teach you the necessary components and practices of successful backyard composting. Topics covered include: Basics Arts & Science, Do’s & Don’ts, and Methods & Maintenance, as well as the properties of the finished product.
Discover the best option for you to reduce waste and enhance your garden and yard!
About the Instructor
Brian has more than 25 years’ experience in waste reduction, recycling, composting and vermiculture industries. He started his career at the grassroots level, instituting the local recycling drop-off center in his community. Shortly after, Brian created a successful consulting and compost equipment sales company.
Recently, Brian retired after 11 years with the N.C. Dept. of Environment and Natural Resources as the “Organics Recycling Specialist.” While with NCDENR, Brian provided BMP expertise and support to businesses, municipalities, farmers, and organic waste generators, collectors and com posters in all aspects of organic waste diversion and handling. Schools, associations, community gardeners and more enjoy engaging educational workshops led by Brian.
Over the last decade as a Global Sustainability Consultant, Brian’s passion has enabled regions far and wide to be restored and revitalized utilizing local resources. With BE New Organic World, Brian continues to deliver appropriate organics waste solutions to urban and agricultural clients worldwide.
He is always looking for ways to reduce our impact on the planet!
*Rain date will be Sunday, April 19th. No refunds will be issued due to inclement weather. Pre-Registration and payment required.