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Links and Reviews for Chicago Home Composting

The following 10 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."

City Point Realty - Resources - Green Living
http://www.citypointrealty.com/resources/resgreen-resour.html

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

Telemundo Chicago - Community - Local References and Sites
http://www.telemundochicago.com/comunidad/11850045/detail.html

 

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