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Third-graders at Oregon City elementary school get opportunity to learn about using worm bins

Third-graders at Gaffney Lane Elementary School in PHOTO COURTESY: MICHAEL CLARK - Third-graders Jayden Schmidt and William Smith learned about the benefits of worm bins in composting food waste.Oregon City had the opportunity to learn about using worm bins to reduce the amount of food waste that goes into the landfill. Metro's school outreach specialist Dr. Jamie Rapasky explained that the technique could be used in homes and apartments.

"This was a very hands-on activity, and the kids were interested to get a close-up look at the worms," said Principal Cyndi Borgmeier.

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