Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]
Free compost near Chicago area? Toplef10Free compost near Chicago area? 1zd3ho10

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.

Free compost near Chicago area? I22gcj10Free compost near Chicago area? 14dhcg10

[/td][/tr][/table]

Join the forum, it's quick and easy

Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]
Free compost near Chicago area? Toplef10Free compost near Chicago area? 1zd3ho10

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.

Free compost near Chicago area? I22gcj10Free compost near Chicago area? 14dhcg10

[/td][/tr][/table]
Square Foot Gardening Forum
Would you like to react to this message? Create an account in a few clicks or log in to continue.
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 

 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» What can I use for the compost in Mel's mix...having trouble sourcing it.
by OhioGardener Today at 8:04 am

» Steves first SFG
by Simso Yesterday at 10:40 pm

» Starting Onions from Seed
by OhioGardener Yesterday at 6:28 pm

» What are you eating from your garden today?
by sanderson Yesterday at 1:04 pm

» Returning Member
by sanderson Yesterday at 1:03 pm

» Using misters
by OhioGardener 1/26/2022, 7:32 am

» Seed Starting Indoors
by sanderson 1/25/2022, 12:57 pm

» Winter ponderings about my Mel's mix
by sanderson 1/25/2022, 12:52 pm

» Corn Growing
by donnainzone5 1/24/2022, 2:54 pm

» Famous Gardening Quotes
by sanderson 1/24/2022, 2:53 pm

» Senseless Banter...
by OhioGardener 1/24/2022, 12:22 pm

» Areogardening
by Scorpio Rising 1/23/2022, 2:15 pm

» Hello from North Central Idaho
by Scorpio Rising 1/22/2022, 10:02 am

» Sweet Potato Slips - Buy or Grow?
by sanderson 1/21/2022, 10:29 pm

» N & C Midwest: Jan & Feb 2022!
by Scorpio Rising 1/19/2022, 9:26 pm

» Hi from Eastern NC (Zone 8a)
by Scorpio Rising 1/19/2022, 9:22 pm

» Watering sfg
by sanderson 1/19/2022, 6:28 pm

» Starting plants with seed starting kit
by sanderson 1/19/2022, 6:04 pm

» Panic Buying due to Cornavirus Pandemic
by sanderson 1/19/2022, 5:54 pm

» Hello from San jose, ca zone 9
by Scorpio Rising 1/19/2022, 1:54 pm

» Starbucks for coffee grounds!
by sanderson 1/18/2022, 3:48 pm

» Happy Birthday!!
by Scorpio Rising 1/17/2022, 9:14 pm

» .?? Sfg to conventional bearing vegetables
by sanderson 1/17/2022, 1:32 pm

» Hello From Wilmington NC zone 8a
by sanderson 1/16/2022, 5:43 pm

» New SFG Instructor
by sanderson 1/16/2022, 2:30 pm

» Greenhouse sizes
by sanderson 1/15/2022, 7:02 pm

» Sanderson's Urban SFG in Fresno, California
by sanderson 1/12/2022, 12:26 am

» Watermelons and trellis
by Simso 1/11/2022, 7:32 pm

» What's a good type of lettuce to try for some one who doesn't like lettuce?
by donnainzone5 1/11/2022, 6:49 pm

» Compost?
by sanderson 1/10/2022, 4:54 pm

Google

Search SFG Forum

Free compost near Chicago area?

3 posters

Go down

Free compost near Chicago area? Empty Free compost near Chicago area?

Post  monmon 8/10/2010, 9:02 pm

I live in NJ where there are plenty of free compost and mulch places and its made my gardening way cheaper.

My parents live in Chicago area and I was wondering whether there are any places that offer free compost/soil.
avatar
monmon

Posts : 1
Join date : 2010-04-11

Back to top Go down

Free compost near Chicago area? Empty Re: Free compost near Chicago area?

Post  camprn 8/11/2010, 7:47 am

I found numerous references about free compost in Chicago area by using Google. I also found this, "there is free horse manure at the Chicago Police horse stable in the Southshore Cultural Center on South Shore Drive & 75th street"
click here for more information
camprn
camprn

Forum Moderator Certified SFG Teacher

Female Posts : 14169
Join date : 2010-03-06
Age : 59
Location : Keene, NH, USA ~ Zone 5a

https://squarefoot.forumotion.com/t3574-the-end-of-july-7-week

Back to top Go down

Free compost near Chicago area? Empty Re: Free compost near Chicago area?

Post  Windsor.Parker 1/9/2012, 7:41 pm

@camprn wrote:I found numerous references about free compost in Chicago area by using Google. I also found this, "there is free horse manure at the Chicago Police horse stable in the Southshore Cultural Center on South Shore Drive & 75th street"
click here for more information
jic...
71st St NOT 75th St
Windsor.Parker
Windsor.Parker

Male Posts : 379
Join date : 2011-12-12
Age : 75
Location : Chicago, South Shore, c. 100yds to Lake Michigan, Zone 6a

Back to top Go down

Free compost near Chicago area? Empty Re: Free compost near Chicago area?

Post  Guest 1/9/2012, 10:20 pm

Might call first. Those posts are from 2006.


"RE: free compost in dupage county, il?

* Posted by pitimpinai z5 Chicago (My Page) on
Sat, Apr 15, 06 at 23:21

I don't know of free compost in Chicago, but there is free horse manure at the Chicago Police horse stable in the Southshore Cultural Center on South Shore Drive & 75th street. "
Anonymous
Guest
Guest


Back to top Go down

Free compost near Chicago area? Empty Re: Free compost near Chicago area?

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum