Thursday, 10 January 2013

2013 Rhode Island Compost Conference and Trade Show - John Clifford of Focused Sustainability Group will be presenting Big Hanna


John Clifford of Focused Sustainability Group will be presenting Big Hanna at the Rhode Island Compost Conference and Trade Show on Friday February 8, 2013  Johnson & Wales University Harborside Recreation Center.

This is the agenda:
8:30 AM  Registration begins and trade show opens.
9  AM      Welcome    Greetings From hosts, conveners, and dignitaries   
9:25 AM   Charge for the day
                                    
9:35  AM       Keynote  Gretel Clark     Hamilton MA compost program 

10:15 AM  announcements

10:20 AM  head to workshops

First session of panels  10:30  to 11;25
Solutions for restaurants   Matt Genusio  Chez Pascal   Paul Frade PF Trading 
Home composting   Nancy Warner  Worm Ladies of Charlestown     Reinhard Sidor URI Master Composters
Compost science  Dr. Robert Rafka  URI  Master Composters
The environment in RI for advances in composting    Frank Jacques  Buxton Hollow Farm     Greg Gerritt  RI Compost Initiative


Second session   11:35 to 12:30
Solutions for institutions  Scott Miller   JWU    Jim Murphy   RIC     David Temple Vegware
The state of compost on Smith Hill  Rep. Art Handy  and another legislator  
In vessel aerobic composting   John Clifford  Big Hanna     Bill Hanley Biogreen 360
Compost, soil, and food in Rhode Island   Mike Merner  Earthcare Farm    Ken Ayars   RIDEM

Lunch and Trade Show at 12:30  in the exhibition hall
           
2 PM  panel   what next    Panelists Michael O'Connell  RIRRC   Lauri Grantham   RIDEM, 
3 PM  next steps  closing  
3:15 PM  Trade show 

This Event is hosted by the Environment COuncil of Rhode Island. More information click here.