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Compost Operations Training Course - Ithaca, NY
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Compost Operations Training Course - Ithaca, NY

This 40-hr, 5-day course focuses on giving you the knowledge you need to run a successful composting facility, whether you’re just getting started or have been composting for a while. From compost operators to environmental and agricultural consultants to local and state regulators; the Compost Operations Training Course is for anyone who wants quality instruction from leading composting professionals and educators on the art and science of commercial scale compost production and marketing.

 Export to Your Calendar 8/5/2019 to 8/9/2019
When: August 5-9, 2019
7:30 am Badge pickup and Breakfast. Class start at 8:00 am.
Where: Cornell University
Emerson Hall
222 Tower Road
Ithaca 14853
United States
Contact: Wayne Howard
(919)271-6749


Online registration is available until: 7/29/2019
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About the CCREF's Compost Operations Training Course:
In addition to in-depth lectures, the course provides hands-on practice through indoor and outdoor activities as well as tours to local facilities, where the theories meet reality.

CURRICULUM:
Day 1: Composting process, feedstocks and recipe development, compost systems
Day 2: Equipment, safety, site design, environmental protection (odors and stormwater)
Day 3: Regulations, composting facility tours
Day 4: Compost testing, product quality, compost uses and marketing
Day 5: Facility management, trouble-shooting and analyzing compost piles


COSTS:

Standard Rates: USCC Member $970, Non-Member $1,070

Registration By Early Bird Date (June 05, 2019): $100 Off regular USCC members and Non-member pricing
Student discount available

For more information on the training, contact Wayne Howard, CCREF Project Manager


HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS:
The Hotel Ithaca
222 South Cayuga Street
Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone: 607/272-1000

RSVP Cutoff Date: 07.05.2019; Group Code: 4125; RSVP: Link
Rate: King/Double Queen Executive ($139 plus taxes)

Best Western University Inn, Ithaca
1020 Ellis Hollow Road
Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone: 607/272.6100

RSVP Cutoff Date: 07.04.2019; Group Code: COTC; RSVP: Call
Rate: Single/Double ($129 plus taxes)


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