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​Public can purchase compost and mulch at the Construction and Demolition Landfill

March 12, 2014 -- Earlier this year, Cabarrus County and Agromatters began a public-private partnership to add a compost facility to the Cabarrus County Construction and Demolition Landfill. Beginning March 13, locals can take home the compost and use it to enrich their gardens and lawn.

You can purchase the compost or mulch from Agromatters at the facility (4421 Irish Potatoes Road, Concord) on Thursdays and Fridays from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Customers may purchase a five-gallon buckCompost23-13-14.jpget for $10, with each additional refill costing $1. A pickup load is $20, single axle trailers are $30, and tandem axle trailers and dump trucks or larger are $15 per yard. Customers

can also purchase mulch at the facility at $10 for pickup loads, $20 for single-axle trailer loads, and $5 per yard for tandem trailer and dump truck loads.

For more information, visit the Construction and Demolition Landfill website or call 704-795-3559.