NYC Compost Project

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Become an Apprentice Farmer or Master Composter at Queens Botanical Garden

The farm, at Queens Botanical Garden, produced more than 3,000 pounds of vegetables last year.

Kew Gardens »

Food Scrap Drop-Off Sites May Be Coming to Kew Gardens and Ridgewood

Queens residents will soon have more options to recycle their food waste.

Astoria »

New Program Allows Commuters to Drop Off Compost at Subway Stop

Build It Green is collecting food scraps for composting every Tuesday near the Broadway N/Q train stop.

Downtown »

Sugarcane Cafeteria Trays Help Battery Park City School Go Green

P.S. 89 has cut its lunchtime waste by more than half since switching to the sugarcane trays.