Compost Program Information

Program Overview

The City of Laramie began the Compost Program in July 2009 to help divert greewaste from the Landfill. Over 5 million pounds of compost per year is sold or given away to the public. This compost is Class A, Exceptional Quality grade and is great for any growing application including your home vegetable garden and flower beds. Just mix it in with your existing soil and start growing.

Fees

Purchase compost for $25 per ton or about $1.00 per 80 pounds at the Laramie Landfill year round Monday-Saturday. No Minimum amount, You can get a truck load or a handful for a fraction of the cost of bagged compost from a store.

The City offers free loading for trailers and 1 ton trucks or larger every Wednesday from 8:00am-noon year round. Other days and times are dependent on staff availability. A release of liability will need to be filled out by the owner of the vehicle prior to loading.

Call us for more information at 721-5279.

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