Soils & Composting News Archive

October, 2014

  • Garbage to Garden: Mid-scale composting offered as a webinar

    October 29, 2014 | Beth Clawson | Garbage to Garden is now a two-part webinar that focuses on composting strategies for community gardens, school gardens, urban farms and food establishments that want to close the sustainable loop through preserving their natural resources.

  • Fall colors make good mulch

    October 23, 2014 | Terry Gibb | Mulching leaves into your lawn is a good way to add nutrients, reduce yard waste and save time and money.

  • The crisp clean air of autumn fouled by the smell of smoke

    October 2, 2014 | Beth Clawson | Burning leaves and yard waste is a major cause of wildfires and contributes to air and water pollution. Composting is your best alternative for managing leaves, yard waste and food waste.