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Raising Worms

Harvesting worms.

worm bin


Raising Worms

2-bin compost system.

buckets of veg waste

The Compost Specialist Volunteer program is a part of the OSU Extension Service Lane County's Master Gardener Program. Trained Compost Specialists are certified OSU Extension volunteers who deliver hands-on learning opportunities for beginning to experienced composters in the community. Sound interesting? Then join our team!

Demonstrations and Workshops


Recycling 101 - Compost

Local Resources

  • Red wiggler worms: Lane County Master Gardeners Association. Phone: 541-344-5859, call for availability. Need to be preordered. $15 for one pound bag.



Compost Specialist Educational Programs are made possible with financial support from the City of Eugene and the Lane County Master Gardener Association.

Hot Compost mix 
Compost Booth

Compost bin sample

Building a hot compost pile.
Volunteers staff booths throughout the community. Compost bin.