International Compost Awareness Week (ICAW) is a week of activities, events, and publicity to improve awareness about using organic waste as a resource to produce compost.

Master Composters will be out and about answering composting questions and encouraging those who don’t already compost to start doing it now.

Composting caught on video:

The Compost Story

The Compost Story —  video

More info:


Voltaire’s Garden — The Joy of Compost” — speaks about Candide returning to  cultivating his garden after his travels and troubles.

US Composting Council: