Berlin students celebrate International Compost Awareness Week

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On May 16, Berlin Elementary School students led a tour for Agency of Natural Resources Secretary Julie Moore of the school’s classroom, cafeteria, and outdoor composting system, which has turned more than 60 tons of food scraps into soil products since 2009. Students showed how their composting efforts contribute to healthy soils in recognition of International Compost Awareness Week.

For more, see: http://www.necn.com/news/new-england/Vermont-Kids-Earn-A-in-School-Composting-422617594.html

http://www.mychamplainvalley.com/news/students-are-leading-the-way-in-composting-at-berlin-elementary-school/715154392

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