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It’s All About The Bulking Agent

In the food waste composting business, our constant companion, our nemesis, our savior, our persistent crutch and limitation is: bulking agent.  I’d love to not be dependent on it but… bulking agent really is what makes the food waste composting …

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Is Your Compost Pile Sick?

Have you taken your compost pile’s temperature lately?This is the easiest way to tell if you are really composting! If your pile is between 120° to 160°, then you are successfully composting. If your pile is not getting up to …

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Jeff Gage Compost Videos Now Online

Be sure to check out Jeff Gage’s video series of composting information and tips. We’ve just doubled the number of short videos of Jeff speaking on a wide ranging number of composting topics (see below). In case you don’t know …

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New York Times Article on Vermiculture

Reference: Worms Produce Another Kind of Gold for Growers in NYTimes.com We want to draw attention to a particular statement from the article that could easily be missed: “Both operations pre-compost their manure before they fork it over to the …

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The Million Pound Challenge

We recently completed an install of our In-Vessel Earth Flow composting systems for Colorado State University and now we’re off to install another Earth Flow at the University of Maine. We’re seeing tremendous interest from academic institutions as they further …