Free compost available

CNJ staff A byproduct of the city’s wastewater treatment plant that can be used as compost will be available to Clovis residents free of charge starting next week, according to city officials.

Zoo offering free compost

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Culled from animal pens and mixed with hay and dirt, the compost makes for excellent fertilizer, according to zoo officials. (Staff photo: Andy DeLisle) By Marlena Hartz: CNJ staff writer It is a sort of secret garden. Through the winding paths of the Hillcrest Zoo lie four heaping piles of animal excrement. Culled from animal […]