Schools Learn Commercial Composting

EUGENE, Ore. — From green to greener, students are back at school and some are learning how to commercially compost. At Adams Elementary School students aren’t just learning about going green. They are implementing a new green program. Adams Elementary and Spencer Butte Middle School are serving as pilot schools in the 4J district for … Continue reading »

Lane Forest Products Offers Composting Services

EUGENE/SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — One of the largest recyclers in Lane County might not be a business you immediately think about. Huge volumes of materials, once sent to landfills, are now sent to Lane Forest Products to be turned into valuable, reusable goods. The company takes yard debris and makes it into compost–even custom mixes–that can … Continue reading »

Eugene Schools Join Composting Program

By Kelsey Card EUGENE, Ore. — More of Eugene’s local schools are jumping on the composting bandwagon. The city of Eugene and the School Garden Project added five more elementary schools to their garden and compost programs. Adams Elementary has a composting program. On Friday, they hosted a workshop on how to maintain a fun … Continue reading »

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