You are cordially invited to attend the
3rd NC Composting Council Annual Members Meeting at the JC Raulston Arboretum!
Join us in celebrating our accomplishments over the previous year, hear about our exciting plans for the year ahead, and learn how you can become engaged and involved. The day includes a morning of information sharing followed by a complimentary lunch and tour of the gardens.
COST FOR THE DAY
FREE to all current US Composting Council member and current NC Composting Council Supporters (see website to join).
Non-Members: Early Registration $10 until June 8th, afterwards the cost is $20
Due to room size we need to limit total attendance to 50 attendees, don’t miss out on this great event and please RSVP quickly. Thank you!
Support our non-profit organization by becoming a NCCC Supporter for only $25/year. This will include registration to this event and a “NC is Compostable” t-shirt. You can become a NCCC supporter through the registration on this page. For more information about a US Composting Council membership, visit the USCC membership page.
AGENDA (8:30am – 1pm)
8:30 – 9am Registration & Coffee
9am – 12pm Program
Welcome and Update on NCCC, by NCCC Board Member
Update on Compost Rule Revisions, by NCDEQ Division of Waste Management Staff
Food Waste Collection & Composting: Successes & Challenges, by David Ross, CEO, Smart Recycling U.S., LLC
CCREF Grant Presentation
Compost Resources, by Jorge Montezuma, NCDEQ Division of Environmental Assistance and Customer Service
Soil Health Institute, by Dr. Steven Shafer, Chief Scientific Officer, Soil Health Institute
12 – 1pm Lunch followed by a tour of the JC Raulston Arboretum grounds