Composting bins are now available featuring the earth machine. Contact the Recycling and Refuse Department
to buy an earth machine. The cost is $26.56 and quantities are limited.
Using an Earth Machine
Follow these simple steps to successfully compost:
- Add high carbon and high nitrogen materials.
- Mix or layer materials. After every 12 inches or so, add a few shovel fulls of rich soil or compost.
- Keep it damp and aerated. Wait a few months, and voila...black gold!