Composting Around the World

By DAPHNE OKUYMA, age 10 Kids learning how to compost at the Sustainable Flatbush Garden in Brooklyn. PHOTO: Jocelyn Cohen at Sustainable Flatbush Counties and cities around the world have started to use composting as a way to recycle organic trash and reduce the...

Composting with Worms in Six Simple Steps

By Katie Musselwhite-Goldsmith Roberto Sanchez, a kindergartner in Queens, holds up a type of composting worm known as red wrigglers. Red wrigglers decompose vegetable and fruit scraps, turning them into soil nutrients called compost. Twelve kindergartners and 1st...