Please come join TIMBER CREEK RECYCLING as we celebrate Earth Day • Friday, April 22, 2022 7695 S. Locust Grove Road Meridian • 25% OFF DISCOUNT on all inbound and outbound products up to 10 yards! (pick up and drop off only)! • Get a free pair of gardening gloves with any purchase of compost,… Continue reading Come celebrate Earth Day with Timber Creek Recycling!
Why do people compost? It’s a legitimate question. Every ton of food waste in landfills produces about 140 pounds of methane — something our environment doesn’t need. Compost also contains microorganisms which help break down pollutants. Want more details on the advantages of composting? Click here.
Want to smother weeds for a while? Try mulch. You can pile organic mulches like leaves, grass clippings, or wood chips a few inches deep over the ground to slow evaporation of water from the soil and keep it cooler. For more information, click here.
Want your lawn to green up — and be healthier — in record time? Click here for an interesting article about how you can ensure a beautiful lawn even when the temperatures are cooler!
Need help with planning your gardening in 2020? Check out his article! It gives you some good pros and cons of organic-based soil fertility choices.
In this article, you’re introduced to the concept of YIMBY – Yes In My Back Yard — as a method of decreasing the overfill of landfills. We find this passage really illuminating: “By all standards, yard wastes make up at least 13 percent of the municipal waste stream. Food wastes comprise another 10 percent… Continue reading YIMBY: A Solution to Landfill Overcrowding?
Want a tasty reminder as to how popular it is to compost? Just make a run for the border. In January 2020, Taco Bell announced plans to make all of its customer packaging recyclable, compostable or reusable by 2025. The company will install recycling and composting bins in restaurants where local infrastructure permits… Continue reading Make a Run for the Compost Bin