Self Haul Event – Culver City Residents only

Location: Billl Botts Baseball Field and Playground 9710 Jefferson Blvd, Culver City,
Start Date: May 7 2016
End Date: May 7 2016
Contact: Catherine Vargas 310 253 6411 [email protected]
Category: ICAW

Self-Haul Compost Give Away for Culver City Residents
May 7, 2016 8am – NOON or till gone.
We’re doing it again!
Culver City Public Works with American Organics is holding a free compost giveaway event in the parking lot adjacent to the Bone Yard Dog Park.

Where: Bill Botts Baseball Field and Playground 9710 Jefferson Blvd, Culver City,
When: The event is on Saturday May 7, 2016 9:00 a.m.- NOON
Access to the area is at the Jefferson Blvd and Duquesne Street cross light. Drive up the hill entrance before the Dog Park to the parking lot.
What should I bring? This is a self-haul event so bring a shovel -residents are responsible for shoveling and bagging their own compost
In garbage bags, yard waste bags , reusable containers, pick-up bed or trailer.

How do I use this compost in my garden?
Compost is ready to go, but recommended to be mixed together with topsoil or another gardening fill. For best growing results, a 60/40 split (60% topsoil and 40% compost) is recommended.
Where does this free compost come from? American Organics, where every day is Earth Day! Culver City is proud to be a positive part of the recycling loop by providing local organic material, creating beneficial soil amendments to help grow healthy foods thru our Food Waste Program partners. Compost material is OMRIListed® (Organic Materials Review Institute) and licensed by the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA); it is approved to be used in agricultural operations that are certified organic under the USDA National Organic Program.

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