"Protecting Soil & Water for Generations; not only today's generation but future generations."
"Protecting Soil & Water for Generations; not only today's generation but future generations."


Composting is nature's way of recycling organic materials back into the soil in order for the cycle of life to continue. Here are a few resources for both livestock farms and for backyard composting.


The EPA has put together a guide to get you started on backyard composting.
EPA compost-guide.pdf
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Michigan State University Extension has some great resources if you are considering composting livestock manure.             

Click here to visit the MSUE website.

Composting Livestock Manure
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A good summary with specifications for a bin.
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