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ILSR Convenes the 7th National Cultivating Community Composting Forum

ILSR Convenes the 7th National Cultivating Community Composting Forum

Clarissa Libertelli

October 11, 2022

In collaboration with the US Composting Council (USCC), the Institute for Local Self-Reliance announces a forum and field day for community composters to be held in conjunction with USCC’s International Conference and Trade Show, COMPOST2023, in Ontario, CA.  READ MORE


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Webinar Series: Government Support for Community Composting

Webinar Series: Government Support for Community Composting

Brenda Platt

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Are you a local government interested in reducing and recycling wasted food and curious to learn how you can help spur community-scale composting? Or perhaps you are a community-oriented composter or micro hauler searching for public-private partnerships. This webinar series  READ MORE


Government Support for Community Composting Part 4: A Menu of Options – Zoning, Grants, and Contracts

Government Support for Community Composting Part 4: A Menu of Options – Zoning, Grants, and Contracts

Brenda Platt

November 18, 2022

Part 4 of our Government Support for Community Composting webinar series features a menu of options local governments can consider to support community-scale composting activities, from zoning updates to small grants and direct contracts.  READ MORE


Webinar: The Role of Farms in Decentralized Composting

Webinar: The Role of Farms in Decentralized Composting

Linda Bilsens Brolis

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What role can farms play in creating decentralized composting infrastructure? This webinar will explore models from Austria and Spain that include and benefit farms.  READ MORE


Smashing (& Composting) Pumpkins

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Brenda Platt

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One day pumpkin composting will be as common as Christmas tree recycling. Check out these pro tips to keep your pumpkins out of landfills and incinerators.  READ MORE


Vendor and sponsor info: 7th Annual National Cultivating Community Composting Forum!

Vendor and sponsor info: 7th Annual National Cultivating Community Composting Forum!

Clarissa Libertelli

October 11, 2022

Support the 7th National Cultivating Community Composting Forum and sign up to be a vendor at our field day. Contributions will primarily cover our scholarship fund, but also our networking reception, printed agendas/materials, and other direct expenses. The scholarship fund  READ MORE