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Monday, September 20th, 2021
Scarab compost turner about to turn a compost windrow
The composting industry isn’t known for being fun. Compost is an item that isn’t pretty to make but has wonderful benefits for individuals and businesses alike. Here are some fun and odd facts about...

Friday, April 30th, 2021
two hands holding compost and soil with green plant
Composting may SEEM boring, even to those in the industry, but we think it’s actually interesting! There’s a lot to learn about the industry itself, methods used, food waste (and how to solve the...

Friday, January 29th, 2021
large pile of compost for commercial and industrial composting
Composting can be used for a variety of purposes, especially in the agriculture industry. Professionals can use compost as a seed starter, soil amendment, natural fertilizer, mulch, or container mix ingredient. Here are some...

Monday, December 30th, 2019
SCARAB compost turner turning a windrow of manure
(Updated 6/22/2021) Commercial composting is a great way to get rid of organic waste and support local businesses. Many cities have seen benefits from composting and farmers have seen increases in crop quality and...

Tuesday, October 29th, 2019
If you have been wondering about municipal composting, you have likely asked many questions. There is a lot to consider about the costs, methods, and tools. Here are some common questions about municipal composting...

Thursday, October 10th, 2019
pile of food for composting
Food waste can be a big issue in cities across the country. Commercial composting is an efficient method for handling food waste that benefits more than just producers. The following details the benefits of...

Friday, July 26th, 2019
a white scarab compost turner on green grass
We are happy to announce that SCARAB International was recently awarded a General Services Administration (GSA) contract! This means that we can now provide our high-quality products to government agencies that need help with...

Friday, June 28th, 2019
two hands holding compost and soil with green plant
Composting has become a popular way to reduce waste and fertilize everything from small home gardens to large-scale farms and wineries. Even municipalities are seeing benefits from composting. There are many similarities and differences...