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A Compost Bin for The Carey School

From left to right: Anna, Helen, Howard & Susan
The Carey School has a new compost bin setup thanks to a small group of GROW San Mateo volunteers who came out on a foggy Saturday morning to turn the back corner of the school's garden into a composting area.  With worm factories already in place across the school's campus, the addition of a batch compost setup should help create an easily accessible source of organic material to enrich the garden's raised beds.

This was the 3rd compost bin setup for GROW San Mateo this year.  The modular design, allowing the bins to be pre-built in an area with convenient access to tools & electricity, has allowed  onsite installation to be accomplished with a minimal number of tools and volunteers.  The Carey School install was complete within an hour.

We hope the new bins become an integral part of Carey School's green initiatives and a rich source of learning & discovery for young gardeners.

Happy Composting!


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  1. Great work, Grow San Mateo! We love our new compost bin. A thousand thanks.

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