Farm to Plate’s Food Cycle Community of Practice has developed a resource for farmers looking to expand on-farm composting in collaboration with their local community. The guide, Partnering Farms with Communities - a regulatory and start-up guide for on-farm food scrap composting, aims...
Highfields Center for Composting is your partner in community composting.
Our mission is to close the loop on community-based, sustainable food and agricultural systems, thus addressing soil health, water quality, solid waste, farm viability, and climate change.
We research, educate, and provide...
This guide will help the event planner design and implement a waste management program that encourages participants to make the correct decisions regarding recycling, composting, and trash disposal.
“Closing the Loop Vermont style - Highfields Center for Composting in Hardwick just doesn't make compost, they build “Close the Loop” composting programs across Vermont, keeping food waste out of landfills and recycling it back to the soil.”
Gov. Peter Shumlin and Deb Markowitz, Secretary of the Agency of Natural Resources, announced the 2014 Governor’s Awards for Environmental Excellence.Highfields Center for Composting is being recognized for leading statewide efforts in providing composting technical assistance to...