Our compost heap is open daily from dawn to dusk and is monitored by security cameras. Here are the rules:
Hay: Cut and remove bale strings
Weeds and plant residue
Hedge prunings: Less than ¼” Diameter only
Sawdust and shavings
Special Materials Also Allowed:
Woodchips: Put in woodchip pile
Sod: Put in topsoil pile
Topsoil: Put in topsoil pile
Sand: Put aside for road use
DO NOT DUMP:
BRUSH: No woody material larger than ¼” diameter. Partially rotten sticks raked up with leaves OK up to ¾” diameter.
Metal, soda cans
Broken rake handles
Bricks, blocks, rocks
Please dump as close to the pile as possible. Don’t spread out your loads. Thank you.