NEW Webinars: Composting, Bear Aware Storage Tips, and more!

Let’s Talk Trash is very pleased to now be hosting educational webinars on Zoom with video recordings available following the live events.

Past Webinars

Biochar Amendment with permaculture teacher Ron Berezan

Link to Zoom recording. Password: 7n*25?++

Biochar is a soil amendment with a long list of benefits:

  • carbon sequestering
  • creates habitat for healthy
  • minimizes the need to water gardens
  • creation of biochar generates heat (and thus can create electricity)
  • easy and inexpensive to create your own at home


 Composting 101 & Wire Bin Composters with Ioni Waisgluss  

Link to recording. No password needed.

Learn how to build your own composter, keep your bin safe from unwanted critters (including some bear resistance tricks), and get the most production out of your home-scale system. This session will also be recorded for later viewing.

Upcoming Webinar:

Managing Garbage, Compost and Recycling in Bear Country with qathet Regional District’s WildSafeBC Coordinator, Krystle Mitchelitis.

August 5th, 2020 – 7:00 – 8:30 pm on Zoom and recording to follow.

Click on Zoom link for live webinar.

Participants will learn about:
– bear biology and behavior,
– bear proof vs. bear resistant bins,
– best storage practices,
– odor reducing tips,
– electric fencing, and
– safety practices during a bear encounter.

No registration required.