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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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Posted by on Aug 29, 2013

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

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Posted by on Aug 29, 2013

Compost, Feedstock, Carcass and Animal Mortality Mgt.,  

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The October 2020 Session of  Maine Compost School has been cancelled…

Posted by on Sep 5, 2013

October Session has been cancelled due to ongoing issues with Covid-19, please contact the following staff member for a full tuition refund (we will not be extending registrations...

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Carcass Management Training: October 27-29, 2020 has been cancelled due to Covid-19. Please contact Mark Hutchinson with questions.

The Maine Compost Team is offering an animal carcass management training. The training will prepare participants for deployment in the event of a foreign animal disease (FAD) outbreak or natural disaster to assist with the disposal of carcasses utilizing the composting process. This is an experiential based program utilizing hands-on activities, problem solving...

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...