Compost available for purchase
When can I buy compost?
From May 2, 2022 until sold out, compost can be purchased at the Waste Management Facility
Bagged compost is available:
- Monday to Saturday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Bulk compost is available:
- Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
- Saturday May 14, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
- Saturday May 28, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
What’s the price?
- Compost is sold by volume
- $15 for approximately one cubic yard, loaded loose into the back of your truck
- $3 for a 19" X 30" bag
Why should I use compost?
- It adds organic matter to the soil
- It provides plant nutrients
- It helps the soil to retain water
- It improves soil structure
How do I use compost?
Compost is great for flower beds and vegetable gardens. Before planting your flowers or vegetables, apply 5 kg of compost for each 9 m2 of soil. Work the compost into the top 5 – 8 cm of soil and water the area thoroughly.
How do I know if compost is sold out?
Call us on the Blue Line at 403-340-BLUE (2583), we'll be happy to answer this and other questions.