Compositing Public Waste for the Community Garden

Project Overview

Project Type: Youth
Funds awarded in 2008: $400.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2009
Region: North Central
State: Illinois
Project Coordinator:


Not commodity specific


  • Soil Management: composting, earthworms

    Proposal abstract:

    The purpose of this project is to turn food waste into organic compost using worms and compost bins for the Community Garden located at the Community Center.

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