Friday, November 15, 2013


As you might imagine, we have lots and lots of leaves to rake up at the Arboretum.  We turn this gift into compost.  The decomposed leaves along with other yard waste becomes a 'free' soil amendment or mulch.  We use a three-bin system and two self-contained plastic bins. 

Click on the link below to see how easy it is to start your own composting at home: