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Links and Reviews for Chicago Home Composting

The following 8 sites have linked to our Chicago Home Composting website. Links to commercial products or enterprises do not constitute endorsement by University of Illinois Extension.

ABC Chicago News - Plant You Own Vegetable Garden
http://abclocal.go.com/wls/story?section=news/local&id=6211717

ChgoGreen Blog - Chicago Home Composting
http://www.chgogreen.com/2007/11/chicago-home-composting.html

Chicago Tribune - Chicago Gardener Blog - Cheap Barrels and Bins for Chicago folks
http://featuresblogs.chicagotribune.com/chicago_gardener/2007/07/cheap-barrels-a.html
"Here's a good site for instructions on building a bin. http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/homecomposting/"

Chicago Tribune Blog -The Chicago Gardener - Help with Composting
http://featuresblogs.chicagotribune.com/chicago_gardener/2007/05/reader_question_3.html
"This Extension site is straightforward and useful."

Coity of Chicago.org - For Residents - Yard Waste
http://www.cityofchicago.org/city/webportal/portalContentItemAction.do?BV_SessionID=@@@@1638061112.1243007421@@@@&BV_EngineID=cccfadehfmmdkklcefecelldffhdfif.0&contentOID=536909192&contenTypeName=COC_EDITORIAL&topChannelName=Residents&blockName=Promo+Item

Home Composting Made Easy = Compost Links and Resources
http://www.homecompostingmadeeasy.com/linksresources.html
"An excellent site for learning many of the basics and science of home composting. Extensive and detailed with nice illustrations and a few photos. Could use more photos to break up the wordiness."

Mother Nature Network - Matt Hickman Blog - Winter(green) Composting
http://www.mnn.com/the-home/gardening-landscaping/blogs/wintergreen-composting

Pollinators-Welcome Blog - Compost Troubleshooting a Problem Bin
http://pollinators-welcome.blogspot.com/2007_10_01_archive.html

 

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