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Happy Compost Week!

Let’s celebrate compost! May 5-11, 2019 is International Compost Awareness Week (ICAW). Started in 1995 in Canada, it’s an annual event to recognize the benefits of composting and compost for effective resource management, soil health, and plant growth. Each year’s celebration has a theme and for 2019 it’s Cool
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Worms break it down!

Did you know a bin of food waste is like a restaurant for worms? Worms take food scraps and break them down to make compost. This process is vermicomposting. You can set up a “worm restaurant” in the kitchen, basement, or a school classroom. While
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