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Shredding the Material347 viewsSorted material being fed into the shredder.
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Fralo Water Tank - Upper Garden Area345 viewsRainwater runoff is collected in the Fralo Water Tank at the top of the garden above Phase II. The tank has a total capacity of 1311 gallons (4962 liters).
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MacKissic Shredder345 viewsAfter the shredding is done the MacKissic is rolled back into the shed.
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Completed Beginning Bay345 viewsDepending on the season and volume of material it takes approximately 3 to 4 weeks to completely fill a Beginning bay. Once a Beginning bay in one row has been filled the crew moves on to the next Beginning bay.
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Compost Available343 viewsWhen the "No" is removed a Ready bay is open for business.
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Sifting the Compost341 viewsMaterial gets sifted to break down the clods. Trash and sticks are also removed and placed in the appropriate cans.
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Covered Compost Bays340 viewsCompost bays are kept covered to keep the moisture from evaporating. It also helps elevate the temperature of the material which accelerates the composting process.
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Green Waste Piles324 viewsThe combined piles can get very big especially in the summer months. All of this will eventually end up in garden plots as compost rather than in landfills.
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