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Posted by on Aug 28, 2013

What the Compost School offers: For people interested and/or involved with medium and large-scale composting operations. This course is a certificate program and trains personnel...

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Outreach

Outreach

Posted by on Aug 29, 2013

Troubleshooting, Facility Operators, Municipalities, Private Business & Non-Profits, Schools & Colleges, Special...

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Research

Research

Posted by on Aug 29, 2013

Compost, Feedstock, Carcass and Animal Mortality Mgt.,...

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Calendar

2018 Maine Compost School Sessions:  June 18th-22nd and October 15th-19th

Posted by on Mar 10, 2016

on-line registration

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Municipalities

Members of the Maine Compost Team are available to assist municipalities and regional public efforts in discussion from the ‘pre-planning’ phase of their possible composting program through the development of marketing options for the finished compost. Municipalities may have different issues of concern regarding the management of the organics available in...

Facility Operators

Members of the Maine Compost Team are available to assist facility operators from the ‘pre-planning’ phase of their composting operations through discussion of marketing options of the finished compost.  While attending the week-long Maine Compost School will provide a compost facility operator with information on the biology of composting, development of...

Events & School Calendar

Events & School Calendar

Maine Compost School Sessions– June 20-24, 2016 & October 17-21, 2016 The Maine Compost School is the nation’s longest continually running compost education program–2016 marks our 20th anniversary! Click Here to Register Now ++++++++++++++++++ Maine Compost School–HPAI Compost Carcass Management Training–September 19-22, 2016...

Overcoming Challenges Associated With Carcass Management

Mark A. King and Dennis Wilson, DVM, Bill Seekins, PhD, and Mark Hutchinson From: 3rd International Symposium on Management of Animal Carcasses, Tissues and Related Byproducts Connecting Research, Regulations and Response University of California at Davis July 21-23, 2009 Introduction What do you do if your state has a catastrophic event that results in large...