We recycle 350,000 Tons of Residential and Commercial Yard and Food Waste Every Year


Mercer Island Farmers Market

Education as a Pathway to a Sustainable Market

Sustaining agricultural land, farmland, farmers and industry and supporting sustainability amongst the citizens of Mercer Island have been longtime goals of the Mercer Island Farmers Market  (MIFM).  They aim to educate their customers and Island residents about the impacts of their actions on the environment so that, each individual will take responsibility for their actions.


Emily Mozzone, International Compost Awareness Week poster design contest winner

Emily Mozzone, senior at Tahoma High School in King County, won the 2015 International Compost Awareness Week poster design contest.  The contest, hosted by the U.S. Composting Council, drew more than 200 submissions inspired by this year’s theme; “Be Loyal to Your Soil – Compost!”


Late Summer Garden Care

Sometimes it’s difficult to know when and where to plant what, and how to care for your garden.  We’ve asked the experts and come up with the following tips & tricks.

Cedar Grove in the Community


Seattle Tilth Harvest Fair
10am - 4pm
Meridian Park, behind the Good Shepherd Center, 4649 Sunnyside Ave. N. Seattle, WA 98103


Seattle Home Show
CenturyLink Field Event Center - 1000 Occidental Avenue South (between Safeco Field and CenturyLink Field) – Seattle, WA 98134


Northwest Flower and Garden Show
Washington State Convention Center – 800 Convention Place – Seattle, WA 98101