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Wednesday, January 19th, 2022
two hands holding compost and soil with green plant
Whether you are new to creating compost or have been running a commercial operation for years, you know the benefits of composting. Though there are similarities between backyard and commercial composting, there are differences...

Monday, November 29th, 2021
Woman worker with clipboard in industrial compost plant
The optimal temperature for compost to process the right way is around 160F°. But, temps can vary depending on internal and external conditions. For composting to work, piles will need to reach a high...

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...

Monday, August 16th, 2021
pile of food for composting
No matter what type of composter you are, it is important to know what can be mixed into your product. This includes the types of foods that can be used as feedstock. For commercial...

Monday, July 26th, 2021
large compost windrows at an up-close angle
While it’s true that some herbicides, insecticides, fungicides can break down during the composting process, there are many that cannot. It is important to know which types of pesticides DO NOT break down in...

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2021
a white scarab compost turner on green grass
Large construction/farming equipment is known to last a long time, and compost turners are no different. These machines are typically durable and reliable. This means that if you are in the market for one,...

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...

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021
large commercial compost pile below blue sky with clouds
Those in the composting industry are familiar with questions about mixtures, tools, equipment, processes, and more. But, there are some interesting questions that some may have that don’t often get answered. Here are seven...