Help us save your pumpkins from the scary landfills!! 👻🎃It’s almost that time of year to say goodbye to those Halloween pumpkins and gourds. Don’t throw them out though - they are 100% compostable! This year, a group of compost businesses, community gardens, landscapers, and more have teamed up to offer pumpkin drop off spots all over WNY.
Drop offs are open Friday November 3rd though Sunday 5th from 10am-4pm at the following locations:
🎃Buffalo & Erie County Botanical Gardens - Buffalo
🎃Busy Beaver Lawn and Garden - Hamburg
🎃Dearborn Street Community Garden - Buffalo
🎃The English Gardener - Snyder
🎃Erie County Compost Site - Alden
🎃Groundwork Market Garden - Buffalo
🎃Lud’s Landscaping - Buffalo
🎃Masterson’s Garden Center - East Aurora
🎃Pelion Garden - Buffalo
🎃Tripi’s Landscaping - Blasdell
All pumpkins collected with either be composted on site or brought to Buffalo River Compost, Erie County, or us, Farmer Pirates Compost. Pumpkins should not be bleached / painted and have candles / lanterns removed. For more information check out posts and website!