Compost Aeration and Heat Recovery Presentations and Tour in Middlebury on May 22nd

Join farmers, solid waste and energy professionals, policy makers, and community members for an exciting presentation on the economics, technologies and impacts of composting and compost use. Presentations will be followed by a guided tour of the Foster family’s VT Natural Ag Products (VNAP) composting facility.

Presenters include:

  • Matt Smith, Ph.D., University of New Hampshire’s Organic Dairy Research Farm
  •  Robert Foster, President, Foster Brothers Farm and VT Natural Ag Products
  • Brian Jerose, President, Agrilab Technologies Inc.
  • Juan Alvez, Ph.D., UVM Center for Sustainable Agriculture

The event will be held on May 22, 2018 from 10:30 am – 2:30 pm at the VFW Post 7820, 530 Exchange Street, Middlebury, VT.
Registration is $20 and includes lunch. Please find registration and full agenda details at

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Event partners include: VT Natural Ag Products; Agrilab Technologies Inc.; UVM Extension; UNH Extension; VT Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets; and Composting Association of Vermont.