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MSU Extension Master Gardeners present "Small Scale Composting" at the August 6, 2011 Gallatin Valley Farmers Market

August 4, 2011

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BOZEMAN - The MSU Extension/Gallatin County Master Gardener booth at the fairgrounds will present a demonstration and display of small scale backyard composting for homeowners. Master Gardeners will offer instruction on how to build a three-bin composting system as well as information on how to maintain and care for your compost pile. Area Master Gardeners will be available to answer horticulture s questions as well. There will be hands-on activities for adults and kids, along with take home information and useful tips. A schedule for the season is available at the booth every Saturday.

If you would like to learn more about the Montana Master Gardener Program please visit: and follow the Yard & Garden link on the left menu to Master Gardener Program. If you have any questions about the Master Gardener program, contact the Master Gardener Coordinator, Toby Day, MSU Extension Horticulture Specialist at or call 994-6523.