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Compost Springs Eternal

So, it’s been a year and then some since my last post.  Life, I guess.

What’s new?  We’re a year older, hopefully a year wiser.  Still composting right along.   401 more words

The Daily Bucket

Worms, Food Scraps, Odor, Flies

There are a lot of different types of worm bins that people use for vermiculture. You can build one or buy one, but they all have similar management techniques that you can employ to reduce odors and annoying flies. 330 more words


6 Ways to Reduce Vegetable Scraps

A little while ago I made a  Post about what I’m still currently throwing away, one of them being food scraps. Compost just isn’t working out in this sweaty hot climate and living on the 9th floor of a building. 827 more words

Zero Waste


I had the opportunity to learn about vermicomposting this past weekend. What is vermicomposting you wonder, its the use of high performing worms to break down organic matter into rich soil in a controlled environment. 421 more words


Quick Tips to Reduce Food Waste

My goal this year is to reduce food waste. Food waste has social, economic and environmental costs associated with it and is a hot topic right now. 158 more words


11/25 – Creating less waste

In lieu of Thanksgiving, we chatted about how we can reduce our food and scrap wastes over the holidays.


Thanksgiving Turkey’s—How do we create less waste, and more food? 138 more words


Metro Vancouver Close Up - Students for Sustainability

It’s been a year since Metro Vancouver’s food scraps landfill ban was introduced. For the next steps in waste reduction, creative strategies are increasingly part of the conversation. 859 more words

Youth Engagement