composting

  • Male hands hold soil sprouting a seedling and female hands holding soil sprouting a seedling.

Composting, a process that speeds up natural decomposition, is becoming ever increasingly popular, both on the farms and at home. Composting provides a great way to keep food scraps and yard waste out of landfills and it has a variety of benefits when added to soil to help plants grow.

Download this factsheet to learn how to compost and why.