Feb 112013

Members of local food scraps recovery team to attend and speak at EPA Food Scraps Initiative Stakeholders Summit

Kathy Jacobson, a local vermiculture expert and steward of the Broadwell Hill Learning Center in Amesville, Ohio, will be one of many presenters in the “Ohio Projects Lightning Round” session of the 6th annual Food Scraps Recovery Stakeholders Summit at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium next Tuesday, February 12th.

Ms. Jacobson is one of several partners involved in a network of local businesses who facilitate food scraps recovery and promote earthworm composting education and practice in Athens’ County.

Athens’ Own, a local business responsible for the organizing and hauling of food scraps from restaurants such as Jackie O’s and 9 Tables, will also be in attendance to record and report on the event to these businesses and the Athens community.


What: Ohio Food Scraps Recovery Initiative Stakeholders Summit

When: February 12, 2013

Where: Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, Powell, OH

Sponsors: Athens’ Own, The Broadwell Hill Learning Center

For more information please contact Athens’ Own Liaison/ Public Information Officer, Alyse Carter at 740-651-1222


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