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Sun 9/22: Sweet Spot Farm Master Composter Course

When: Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019, 9 a.m. to noon

Where: Begent Ranch, 18528 Highland Valley Road, Ramona

Cost: $25

Age limit: 18+

Description: <p>The five-week Master Composter course provides training in the art and science of composting. The course includes lectures, guest speakers, demonstrations, and a field trip. -Minimize your carbon footprint. Keeping food and yard waste out of the landfill reduces harmful methane gas emissions. -Use this &quot;waste&quot; to create a nutrient-rich amendment for your garden. Compost reduces the need for synthetic fertilizers and pesticides. -Reduce water use and increase water retention. Compost increases your soil’s water-holding capacity and improves water retention. Priority registration for this event will be given to unincorporated San Diego County residents.</p>

Source: SD Reader

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