Compost Bin Voucher Program
The County of San Diego has partnered with Dixieline ProBuild in Rancho San Diego and Escondido to provide low‐cost
compost bins to unincorporated County residents. Please submit an application according to the instructions below for
Home Composting Resource Guide (where to buy worms and other composting related items in San Diego)
GUIDES: Composting and Vermicomposting (composting with worms)
Compost Troubleshooting & Additional Resources
Additional Compost Demonstration Areas and Educational Signage can be seen at:
Landscaper's Best Practices
No-Cost Chipping Service for Fuel (Vegetation) Reduction
Animal Waste Management
Together, the County Watershed Protection Program and the Recycling Section are working together on an erosion control pilot study at Poway Landfill. The control study is designed to measure the effectiveness of compost socks versus straw waddles in erosion control and slope stabilization over a one year period.
The following web sites offer extended information on using compost as an erosion control measure. Please explore the links to learn more.
Recycling Home Page | Recycling at Home | Business Recycling
School Recycling | Construction & Demolition Recycling | Composting
Automotive Recycling | Reuse | Multi-Family Recycling | Recycling Events