Select Page

South County

Composting Challenge

Learn how you can make a difference for your community, planet and improve your garden by Composting at Home.

Its Easy and Fun!

Start your composting journey now!

Take the Compost Challenge to Earn a Free* Home Compost Bin

* Free Compost Bins are available while supplies last to residents of Salinas Valley Recycles Service Area. Limited to 1 per household.

Limited time Challenge – Ends June 26th at Event

Bin Pick Up Event

June 26th 10 am – 12 pm

Jolon Road Transfer Station

52654 Jolon Rd.
King City, CA, 93930

 

Available to new challenge participants only

One per household 

Getting Started is as Easy as 1, 2, 3!

Watch Both Composting Videos: Backyard & Vermicomposting

Take the Quiz and Sign the Compost Pledge

Pick up your New Compost Bin at Salinas Valley Recycles

1) Watch Both Videos

Backyard Composting

Watch and learn how to easily compost yard clippings and kitchen scraps!

I

English

I

Spanish

Vermicomposting - Worm Composting

Learn the basics of vermicomposting and how easy it is for worms to eat your food scraps! 

I

English

I

Spanish

2) Take the Quiz and Pledge To Compost at Home

I Pledge to compost

Make sure you enter your contact info correctly so we can contact you.  

3) Pick up your new Home Compost Bin!

#CompletedQuiz

Jardin El Sol photo

Congratulations!

Your quiz results will be sent to us and you have been added to the pick up event list.

The ONLY day to pick up a bin during this challenge will be at the:

Bin Pick Up Event
June 26th 

10 am – 12 pm
Jolon Road Transfer Station

52654 Jolon Rd.
King City, CA, 93930