Can I do this at home?


Yes you can!

Composting at home is a simple step you can take to reduce your carbon footprint, mitigate greenhouse gas emissions, replenish the health of your soil and nourish your garden.¬† You’ll be thrilled by how easy and rewarding home composting of food scraps and yard waste is and amazed by how much less trash you put out on the curb each week.¬† Feel good knowing you are doing your part to combat global warming, restore carbon to our soils, prevent water pollution from chemical fertilizer run-off, and keep organics out of landfills.¬† Close the loop in your own backyard!

Want to know more?  Here are links to some websites that will help you get started.

http://www.helpmecompost.com/

http://compostguide.com/composting-methods-to-try-at-home/

http://eartheasy.com/grow_compost.html

http://www.compostinstructions.com/

http://www.epa.gov/epawaste/conserve/rrr/composting/index.htm

http://www.compostingcouncil.org/network/links.php#backyard