Compost ….turning scary to care-y

Compost ….turning scary to care-y

09 August 2016
Scary fact time.
The reason why councils all across NSW are upgrading their green bin service to collect FOOD scraps as well as Garden waste is that we are throwing out so much food and that wasted food is ending up in landfill where it is transformed into methane and leachate – polluting our planet… big time!

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Kids who are REALLY rocking the compost!

Kids who are REALLY rocking the compost!

The kids at Bonbeach Primary School take their composting very seriously and love recycling to improve their garden! With the help of many little hands and lots of compost worms, a thriving vegetable garden was created in a once vacant part of the school grounds. (more…)

Move over hungry hippos!  Are you feeding your Organics bin enough?

Move over hungry hippos!  Are you feeding your Organics bin enough?

July 21, 2016
Pssttt…FOGO towners. You folk with a Food Organics and Garden Organics council bin service…this important  info is for you!
You know your red bin?… the one that goes straight to landfill… do not pass go, do not collect $200!.. yup, that red bin.
Well did you know that on average across Australia, that red bin is carrying around 40% of stuff that just shouldn’t be in there. Yikes!
And that, that 40% is food stuff.   Double yikes!

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Worms Rock!

Worms Rock!

Worms rock!

No matter where your compost is happening, you can be pretty sure that worms are right in the middle of it. All that wriggling isn’t just a retro dance craze. (more…)

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