The following resources were originally posted to the Progressive Librarians Guild discussion list on February 4, 2008 and have been published here with permission from the author, Fred Stoss. It has been edited slightly, but no resources have been removed.
They are divided into Government, Education, and Organizational sites
- Worm Bins - How to Compost - Composting - King County Solid Waste
- How To Choose A Compost Bin
Quick tips on what to look for when selecting a yard waste compost bin
Department of Natural Resources and Parks
- Mass DEP :: MA DEP Composting: How to Control Fruit Flies and more
- How to compost your organic waste
- How To Establish Recycling and Composting Programs
- InterLinc: How to Make Your Own Compost
Composting piles are made up by layering different plant materials together.
Micro-organisms feed on this plant material and leave behind compost.
- Beyond Waste - How to: Composting
- How to Start a School Composting Program
By Alpha Elementary School. Morristown, Tennessee.
- How To Compost - Text Only
- USDA: composting-- html, composting--pdf, Composting in the Yard, and Composting With Worms
- Interactive map for locating USDA-sponsored county cooperative extension programs
- How to Build a Compost Bin, MU Extension
Details how to construct different types of composting units.
- Master Gardeners of San Joaquin County Learn how to Compost
- WSU Master Gardener: Stewardship Gardening - How to make compost
- How to Compost
Michigan Environmental Education Curriculum web modules in Water Quality, Ecosystems, and Energy and Sustainability.
- Synpaedia: How To Compost
- Susquehanna County Cooperative Extension - How to Make Compost
- How to Prepare Your Own Compost: Gardeners Factsheet, No. 6, February 1979, Revised November 1994
Dr. John M. Gerber.
- How to Implement Composting in Your Facility
How to Win at Composting. Christine von Kolnitz, MUSC Recycling Coordinator.
- How To Build A Compost Bin
- Want compost? Here's how to get it,
By Stephen S. Cramer, Colorado State University Cooperative Extension agent, Horticulture.
- How to Compost.org
- How to Compost - Integrated Waste Management (DIV)
Learn the elements of basic and underground composting.
- Composting: Journey to Forever organic garden
- NYC Post Project: How to Compost in New York City
- Learn how to compost and the benefits of composting
- Compost, how to use
- How to compost
Here Are The Basics...
- Kitchen Gardeners International: How to make compost
- How to Build a Compost Bin - Environmental Defense
Posted: 01-Jun-2000; Updated: 28-Dec-2006.
- how to compost
- Equipment & Supplies
- General Guide