Waukesha County

Spring Workshop Day

Where: Retzer Nature Center

From: 3/16/2024 9:00:00 AM To: 3/16/2024 12:00:00 PM

Come hear from experts at these informative workshops at Retzer Nature Center. 

The Bad and the Ugly: Ten Plant Diseases Not to Compost
presented by Dr. Brian Hudelson
Director of the Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic at the University of Wisconsin – Madison

Certain plant diseases are so horrible or so deadly that composting is not an appropriate way to get rid of affected plants. Learn about some of these  diseases and their proper management at this workshop.


Home Composting: From Start to Finish
presented by Abbie Liedtke

Supervisor Waukesha County Recycling & Solid Waste, Master Composter

Composting food and yard waste at home can save landfill space, provide “black gold” for your garden and serve as a model of sustainability by returning valuable organic material to your soil. Join us to learn more about how to compost at home and all of its benefits! 

• Recommended for ages 15+
• $20 per person. 
• Register online by March 15 at noon 

Register now

Learn more: www.WaukeshaCounty.gov/SpringWorkshops

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