CompostingComposting is nature's way of recycling. The Ecology Center's composting programs reduce waste and ensure that organic materials are returned to the earth through our community compost program, do-it-yourself composting kits, and locally-made compost and potting soil. In addition we offer the NYC Compost Project in Manhattan, a compost education program, for New York City residents.
Food breakthroughs that launched our world of plenty (and Big Macs)
Ruth DeFries’ new book describes humanity’s incredible success at expanding our own food supply.
Guide to NYC Greenmarkets
Summer is a great time to get local food in the city, because in a while, all of the city’s Greenmarkets will be open. This guide lists all of the Greenmarkets in the city.