The WQCI works to increase capacity for, participation in, and acceptance of composting in western Queens.
@bkfarmyards Stacey at @ioby Getting Green Done "Don't be a think tank, be a DO tank."
Grey water system used at @occupywallstnyc @OWS_KITCHEN for Liberty Plaza plant irrigation.
Drop off your food scraps at the @QLSteinway, every Tuesday from 4:00pm to 5:30pm. #compost
Join us at the #Jackson #Heights @NYCGreenmarkets for compost workshops, contests, and games, today from 11am-1pm.
Latticed sunflower stalks in a later of the #compost windrow at @BrooklynGrange.
Field practice day 2: free air space test. Use densely packed bucket, fill w H2O, weigh & divide by 40. (@USComposting)
Bulk density #compost test. Fill a bucket 1/3, drop from 6" 10 times, repeat twice (@USComposting)
Using a manual hand pump and CO2 meter to take an oxygen reading: top & edge 12%
#Compost pile temp fourth reading, bottom & middle: 108 F (@USComposting)
#Compost pile temp third reading, bottom & edge: 128-130 F
#Compost pile temp second reading, top & middle: 110-120 F (@USComposting)
#Compost pile temp first reading, top & edge: 125-130 F
Field practice day 2: using a CO2 reader and a Riotemp for O2 sample in a pile. (@USComposting)
I went to #North #Carolina #compost boot camp and all I got was this stupid blister. @USComposting
Team Chicken Little w our finished pile. @USComposting
Added 50% more water than the calculator analysis, for the right look & feel. Of 6 teams our pile was uniformly moist. @USComposting
Feedstocks = broiler bedding, stable bedding & (mostly) dry yard waste. As a test group we couldn't use vegetable scrap.
#North #Carolina State University compost demo site. (@USComposting)
Just finished building a #compost pile with a team at @USComposting Council training.
Answer this question to get a free bag of #compost? @USComposting
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