Conscious Composting 101- session 4: Regenerating with Compost

Saturday, September 17, 2022 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

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In this class, we will discuss how soil becomes revitalized and restructured through the use of compost. We'll go over things like where to put compost, methods of using compost, and the topic of regeneration and how compost fits in.

We will also take a walk around the Rolling Ridge property and do some hands-on exercises to demonstrate and learn how to use our senses and dive a little deeper into the the where's, why's, and how's of composting and regeneration.    

Course Fee: $25
Six Month Course: $120

About the leader(s)

Nicole Boutiette

Nicole's love for the environment and being outdoors began as a child, as she worked side-by-side in the gardens with her grandmother and mother. She followed her passion throughout her education at UMass Amherst, focusing on environmental sustainability and the green movement.
Before she came to Rolling Ridge to work with the land, Nicole worked at Flatbread Company in Bedford, where she co-pioneered the herbal and floral gardens. As a steward of the Earth, she believes composting can help heal our planet!

Marie Rudzinsky

Marie has been studying, practicing and living mindfully for over 10 years.  She has helped many people with MS, and runs mindfulness programs at Lake Quanapowitt in Wakefield, MA and surrounding areas.  As a retreat facilitator, Marie  will guide the group providing wisdom, experience and compassionate support.
        
She is also qualified to teach the MBSR (Mind, Body Stress Reduction) program and trained with the UMass Center for Mindfulness Medical School.