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County Executive's Office

Free Compost Will Be Offered by Dane County

April 27, 2016
Stephanie Miller 608-267-8823
County Executive

Dane County will be giving away compost by the car and truck load for free from May 2 through May 7 from 7 AM to 3 PM to help backyard gardeners and growers get through another growing season.  The county will offer one load of free compost for residential use per person, per day, at the Verona and Waunakee compost sites. Additional residential loads and compost for commercial customers may be obtained for a fee.


For questions, please call Robert Regan at 608-266-4139.



 The sites are located at:


Location:  5254 Hwy. 19 one-half mile east of the Hwy. 19 & 113 intersection.  Across from the former Sparby's Christmas Barn.



Location:  Adjacent to the east side of the old County Landfill.  Same entrance as Badger Prairie Health Care Center, and then follow the gravel road to the right.


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