Exploring the Economics of Poop: From Waste to Wealth

Exploring the Economics of Poop: From Waste to Wealth

Have you ever wondered what they do with all that poo? Join us as we uncover how animal waste can be turned into wealth.

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Workshop Details

  • Jan 18, 2024
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Grade Level: Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Kindergarten
  • Potential Recertification Credits: 1
  • Additional Information:

    We will ensure the Zoom link for the webinar is dispatched 24 hours in advance of the event.

  • Instructor: Lauren Shifflett, Associate Director
  • Contact Person:
    Lauren Shifflett, Associate Director
    James Madison University
  • Fee: No charge

Join us for an eye-opening virtual workshop where we delve into the intricate world of poop economics. Discover how natural resources are transformed into valuable commodities by producers and how consumers engage with this unique market. Explore the environmental factors shaping waste management and sustainable practices, and unlock the fascinating array of uses for animal poop, from fertilizers nurturing our crops to innovative eco-friendly products. Get ready to rethink waste in a whole new light!

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