BACKYARD COMPOSTING

RESIDENTIAL

COMPOSTING

 

TIPS & TOOLS FOR BACKYARD COMPOSTING IN FLORIDA

Have you ever wondered how you can continue to reduce the organic waste you generate at home and what goes to your local disposal facility? You can reduce the amount of organic waste collected in two ways. First, make sure to properly prepare all your yard waste for collection at the curb. Second, start a backyard composting program. For more information about backyard composting, please visit any of these organizations’ websites below to learn how to reduce organic-rich landfill waste and produce a soil-amendment product at your home for use in your landscape and garden.

TIPS & TOOLS

 

UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA – IFAS

Compost Tips for the Home Gardener

Living Green – Composting Intro

Composting Tutorial

SOLID WASTE AUTHORITY – PALM BEACH COUNTY

Backyard Composting

EARTH 911

Home & Garden

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

Too Good to Waste