Skagit County Master Gardener Foundation

Cultivating plants, people and communities since 1977


Magic happens here! Throughout the growing season, the sorted and chipped prunings, browns and greens are com­bined and turned. Mother Nature does her part and gives us nutrient-rich compost in a year.

Backyard Composting
Curious about compost?  Composting reduces waste and provides an inexpensive treatment for home gardens and landscapes.  Download the WSU Backyard Composting Bulletin.
What about worms?

Build your own worm composting bin.  This one was built using scraps from a demolished deck.