Composting Awareness Week Poster Contest 2015 is OPEN FOR ENTRY!

The US Composting Council (USCC) announces the annual Call for Entries for the annual International Compost Awareness Week (ICAW) poster contest, based on this year’s theme, Be Loyal to Your Soil: Compost!

The contest runs September 1 through November 15, 2014 and is open to anyone who wishes to share their artistic interpretation of the theme. The winning poster will serve as the 2015 International Compost Awareness Week promotional media piece and be distributed to more than 800 US Composting Council members, state recycling offices and non-profit organizations nationwide.
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2014 Awards: Nominate a dedicated composter!

Help us honor worthy members of the composting industry. Seven awards have been established by the USCC to distinguish members of our industry. Help us bestow our prestigious awards on the most worthy candidates. Do you know someone that should be nominated?

The awards are presented each year at the Annual Conference and Trade Show, which will next be at the Renaissance Hotel in Austin, Texas, January 20-23, 2015.

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Compost Operators Training Ahead!!!

Join us in Raleigh, NC this September and learn to run a successful compost facility from soup to nuts! Our weeklong course leaves you with hands-on knowledge of feedstock, odor management, systems, labor, equipment, science—all the pieces you need to keep your facility running smoothly. We bring in experts in the field to lead you through classroom work, practical exercises and field trips.

Check it out here:
http://compostingcouncil.org/training/