Learn the ins and outs of the composting process! What makes good compost? Look through a microscope and discover what is living inside this magical soil. Build your own flow-through worm bin to take home and begin your composting journey!

Workshop led by instructor Shane Brown, certified soil-food web lab technician trained by Dr. Elaine Ingham, foremost soil restoration scientist and Founder of Dr. Elaine’s™ Soil Food Web School

Registration Details:

Who: All ages welcome

Where: Big Oak Canyon

When: May 22nd from 9 AM – 12 PM

Price: $48 per person

Masks are required. Social distancing protocol will be followed. Please see our Covid-19 Policy and Procedures for details.

Scholarships Available

With the intention to open more opportunities for leaders of the future from all backgrounds to come together and learn from each other in peace, Earthroots Field School will always have scholarship space in its programs for people of color and those in need. 

We’re offering two full BIPOC Scholarships for this program in addition to our Needs-Based Scholarship.

The deadline to apply for these scholarships is 30 days prior to date of class. 
If you have questions, please email us at: 
[email protected]

Instructor Profile

Shane Brown

Tracker, craftsman, educator, and caretaker of Big Oak Canyon property. Shane also teaches ancestral arts, leads volunteer days at Big Oak Canyon, and teaches Spanish Immersion in Nature at Earthroots Field School. He is dedicated to learning and sharing the skills that it takes to be a human living in deep connection to other living things