Florida Compost Information

Florida-specific composting information so that you can make the most out of your organic waste.

The Florida Organics Recycling Center for Excellence (FORCE)—FORCE is Florida’s organics recycling effort involving the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP), the University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS), and Sumter County. The legislatively funded project provides a framework to promote organics recycling and research in a statewide effort to streamline compost processing, research, demonstration, marketing, and education in Florida.

Florida’s On-line Composting Center—A great Florida resource on composting for gardening and environmental education. Find information on workshops, conferences, and bin sales in your town on the Compost Happenings Page.