May 2019

Compost Cats to close temporarily

Compost Cats, a composting operation run by University of Arizona (UA) students, will close its facility at the San Xavier Co-op Farm and move to a larger facility. Its temporary closure, anticipated to start in…

Buffalo to launch food waste collection

The city of Buffalo, N.Y. is looking to launch a food waste collection program to collect fruits, vegetables, coffee grounds, tea bags, egg and nut shells, which will go to the Buffalo River Compost site….

Annapolis Compost expands

Annapolis Compost, Annapolis, Md., has expanded its food waste recycling business to the city of Crofton. Annapolis Compost started small two years ago, literally out of a Toyota Prius and now serves five areas around…

Vermeer, USCC partner on complimentary membership

Vermeer Corp. and the U.S. Composting Council (USCC) are teaming up to give organic waste recycling companies a complimentary one-year membership with the purchase of a new qualified Vermeer horizontal grinder, tub grinder, trommel screen…

A Homeowner’s Guide to Composting

A young gardener named Bella, from a kid’s gardening club, thought this composting resource guide would be a good thing to share. So here it is. Thank you, Bella.