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Webinar Resources

Gardening from the Ground Up

Presented on: September 26, 2020
Hosted by: StopWaste and Fremont LEAF
Join us in this interactive webinar that highlights the importance of building healthy soil! StopWaste educators Lori Caldwell and Trevor Probert will provide guidance and tools to help build and assess your soil health, including activities that gardeners can take home and use to learn more about their own soil. Come learn how gardeners growing healthy soil can also play a major role in addressing climate change through “carbon farming.” We will also share some exciting lessons learned from Fremont LEAF’s soil. Question and Answer opportunities are built in throughout the webinar.

Healthy Soils Activity Guides


Backyard Composting

Presented on: October 17, 2020
Hosted by: StopWaste and Mills College Community Farm

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Compost is gardening gold, and you can learn how to make it in your own backyard in this virtual workshop. StopWaste educators, Lori Caldwell and Jeannie Pham, share all the basics, including how to build a pile, troubleshoot, and harvest. The webinar also explores the best uses of finished compost.