What can I compost?
Materials such as leaves, twigs, small branches, bark, straw, grass clippings, paper, manures (cow, chicken, goat, horse, pig, and sheep), fruit and vegetable scraps, egg shells, and coffee grounds can be composed.

Materials that should not be put in a compost pile include meat, cheese, fatty foods, dog and cat manure, and plants with diseases.

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