I want to start composting in my backyard! How do I start?

To learn more about basic backyard composting, download our two-page brochure on basic systems:

  1. Basic Backyard Composting: What is composting?

  2. Basic Backyard Composting: Choosing a system that works for you

To learn more about worm composting, download this two-page brochure on how to begin:

  1. Worm Composting: Why compost?

  2. Worm Composting: Getting started, maintenance, and harvesting

You may also visit Garden for the Environment, a local non-profit organization on a one-acre urban demonstration garden offering environmental education programs about organic gardening, urban compost systems and sustainable food systems.

Visit Garden for the Environment to learn more about their free home composting classes!