Clay in Compost Experiment on Midnight's Farm

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2022: $24,745.00
Projected End Date: 03/31/2024
Host Institution Award ID: G383-22-W9210
Grant Recipient: Midnight's Farm
Region: Western
State: Washington
Principal Investigator:
David Bill
Midnight's Farm
This Western Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) grant funded experiment assessed how the addition of clay to a compost feedstock altered the nutrient density and carbon retention of finished compost. In the video we talk about why we asked this question, our process and results.

Directed by Meredith Perry and Rick Perry
Color by Maurice Morales
Music by Pablo Paz
Sound by Jesse Herrera
David Bill, Midnight's Farm LLC
Faith Van De Putte, Midnight's Farm LLC
Meredith Perry, Lizard People
Rick Perry, Lizard People
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers
Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.