Compost heap on a frosty morning. The rising steam shows that the bacterial action in the compost heap is exothermic.
Image by Andrew Dunn


Composting Animal Mortalities Workshop

  • Friday, October 18, 2019, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Please join us for this informative workshop on how to properly compost farm animal mortalities and road kill on Friday October 18th. Jean Bonhotal from the Cornell Waste Management Institute will lead us in discussion on the subject from 1 to 2:30 pm at CCE Chemung in Room 110. Then from 3 to 4 pm we will have a first hand demonstration of composting methods for animal mortalities at the Town of Southport facilities (93 Bob Masia Road, Elmira, NY 14904). 

Cost is a $5 suggested donation per person. Pre-registration requested. For more information and to register, please contact Shona Ort at 607-734-4453 (ext 227) or 

Note: The correct address for the demonstration is 93 Bob Masia Road, Elmira, NY 14904.


$5 suggested donation


CCE Chemung
425 Penn Ave
Elmira, NY 14904

Last updated October 17, 2019