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Show Your Bounty 2018 Winners

Show Your Bounty is an annual photo contest for gardeners to showcase their bounty. Whether that’s a wheelbarrow full of fresh-picked cabbage or a beautiful meal created from home-grown veggies, it’s all about celebrating and sharing the harvest. Grand Prize Winner The Grand Prize winner receives a truckload (3 cubic yards) of Green Mountain Compost…

Buy any 2 bags and get 1 free!

During October, buy any two bags at any CSWD Drop-Off Center and get an extra bag of equal or lesser value for free! Sale valid on Complete Compost, Premium Potting Soil, Premium Raised Bed Mix, or Premium Seed Starter. While supplies last. View our Bags Did you know? Fall is the best time of year…

Show Your Bounty is back, baby: Win a truckload of compost!

Show your what? Show Your Bounty is our popular photo contest that we run every September to celebrate the glorious growing season here in Vermont. And to remind people that fall is the best time of year to add compost to your garden! How does it work? It’s pretty easy: You show us what “bounty”…

Add compost in the fall for great spring results

“This has been the best year for tomatoes I’ve ever seen!” – our friend Tom. If you’re anything like Tom, you’ve been stuffing yourself silly with high quality garden produce all spring and summer. It also means that now is the time to lay back, put your feet up, and let the weeds take over…

How to rid your garden of Japanese Beetles

The gardening season in Vermont is short enough that leaving home for more than a few days means I might miss the emergence of something delicious or beautiful. After a recent summer vacation, I was excited to get back into the garden and see what had popped up in the week since I’d left. What…