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A garlic-lover’s guide to growing garlic

As I start to see the leaves change color and the forecast look cooler, my excitement starts ramping up for all things fall related: harvest markets, apple picking, leaf peepin’, and even getting back into the garden to put it to rest for the season! For me, that list includes planting my garlic! Where do…

Close-up image of marigold petals with frost.

How to prepare your garden for winter

As you’re pulling out the warm woolies in preparation for winter, don’t forget about your garden! Gardens need protection from winter conditions that can decrease soils’ biological activity, cause erosion, and deplete nutrients. So, what exactly do you need to do? We recommend a simple three-step process: De-mess it, assess it, and dress it. You’ll…

Photo collage of vegetables, flowers, and people.

Show Your Bounty 2017 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. If you won: Call us or email Kim to claim your prize! Grand Prize Winners Each Grand…

Buy any 2 bags and get 1 free!

During October, buy any two bags at Green Mountain Compost or any CSWD Drop-Off Center and get an extra bag of equal or lesser value for free! Sale valid on all of our wicked good products: View our Bags (Note: CSWD Drop-Off Centers do not carry the full line of Green Mountain Compost products.) Did…