Composting is a great way to reduce the amount of waste we send to the landfill. Wastes from your kitchen and yard decompose naturally and turn into soil-enriched humus.
Interested in Backyard Composting?
Check out our Composting Made Easy brochure. It contains concise information on home composting in Newfoundland.
Full composting booklet - 16 pages (PDF)
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For further information on composting, please refer to the composting leaflets:
We have also developed a composting curriculum unit for educators (PDF).
For a local and knowledgeable source of vermicomposting worms, please contact:
Trouter's Special Worm Farm
c/o Christa Williams
For more information about composting or composting resources available from the Garden, please contact:
Tel: (709) 864 - 8590