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Sweetwater Coffee & Gainesville Compost Team Up on Grounds to Garden Partnership


Today Sweetwater Organic Coffee Company unveils its long-awaited partnership with Gainesville Compost. The Grounds to Garden program adds a new benefit to Sweetwater’s bike-delivery of fair trade organic roasted coffee: coffee grounds composting. How it Works: 1) A Sweetwater Coffee vendor gets green Gainesville Compost bucket at next coffee-bean delivery 2) Vendor uses up coffee-bean […]

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Chris Cano is Compost Experience Officer (CEO) at Gainesville Compost, a Pedal Powered Community Compost Network founded in Gainesville, Florida in 2011. Gainesville Compost is a project of BikeCompost, which works to promote bicycle power and community composting nationwide.
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Flash Fall Sale: All Soil Food 40% Off TODAY ONLY!


Get your fall garden going with Gainesville Compost Wednesday, August 27, 2014 — Today only get 40% off any Gainesville Compost Soil Food garden amendment. The 40% off coupon below expires tonight. Code: DIRTCHEAP (Shop Now) (If you’re at the market, simply mention this sale to get the discount.) Your buying options: Purchase in person […]

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Chris Cano is Compost Experience Officer (CEO) at Gainesville Compost, a Pedal Powered Community Compost Network founded in Gainesville, Florida in 2011. Gainesville Compost is a project of BikeCompost, which works to promote bicycle power and community composting nationwide.
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After BioCycle feature & successful Kickstarter, Carter’s Compost to team up on trailers with The Bike Composters


It brought new meaning to the word “BioCycle” when two bike-powered composting initiatives appeared alongside each other in the March/April edition of BioCycle magazine. In the issue, we had the privilege to share the pages with http://youtubemp3now.com/hr/ , a fellow bike-powered composting program in Traverse City, Michigan. Read our March/April 2014 BioCycle feature: “Entrepreneurs See […]

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Chris Cano is Compost Experience Officer (CEO) at Gainesville Compost, a Pedal Powered Community Compost Network founded in Gainesville, Florida in 2011. Gainesville Compost is a project of BikeCompost, which works to promote bicycle power and community composting nationwide.
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A classic American writer’s poem about nature’s cycle of life & death


Happy 2014 International Compost Awareness Week! Enjoy this poem by a classic American author who experiences awe and humility at the thought that all that is alive comes from all that which has died. This Compost by Walt Whitman This Compost, a poem by Walt Whitman Something startles me where I thought I was safest, […]

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Chris Cano is Compost Experience Officer (CEO) at Gainesville Compost, a Pedal Powered Community Compost Network founded in Gainesville, Florida in 2011. Gainesville Compost is a project of BikeCompost, which works to promote bicycle power and community composting nationwide.
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