3rd Annual Members Meeting (2017)

June 29, 2017

JC Raulston Arboretum, 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, NC

Agenda  (click on the highlighted titles to see the presentations)

8:30 – 9:00am Registration & Coffee

9 – 12pm Program

Welcome and NCCC Update
Gary Gittere, McGill, NCCC Board President
Jim Lanier, WRE-Earth Farms, NCCC Board Treasurer

Update on Compost Rule Revisions
Ed Mussler, PE, NCDEQ Division of Waste Management

Food Waste Collection & Composting: Successes & Challenges
Noah Marsh, Food FWD

Composting Resources
Jorge Montezuma, EIT, NCDEQ Div. of Environmental Assistance & Customer Service, NCCC Board Secretary 2016

2016 CCREF Grant Recipient “Impacts of Vermicompost Application on Soil Health Indicators” (please note that these are preliminary results)
Clara Tang, NCSU Student

Soil Health Institute
Dr. Steven Shafer, Chief Scientific Officer, Soil Health Institute

Group Networking & Wrap Up
Analis Fulghum, NCSU Waste Reduction & Recycling Office, NCCC Board Secretary 2017
Bianca Howard, City of Raleigh Solid Waste Services, NCCC Board Member

12 – 1pm Lunch followed by a tour of the JC Raulston Arboretum grounds