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‚ÄčOn-Farm Composting

NEW - On Farm Composting (PDF Presentation) - PASA Farming for the Future Conference - Feb. 5-7, 2009

Permitting Exemptions

Agricultural waste used as part of normal farming operations. See 287.101 for details.

Best Practices for Environmental Protection in the Mushroom Farm Community 254-5401-001 (eLibrary)

Food waste used as part of normal farming operations. See 287.101 for details.

The Food Processing Residual Management Manual 254-5400-100 (eLibrary)

Permit Application Forms

General Permit WMGM017 (PDF) for On-Farm composting of manure, yard waste, source separated food scraps from food markets, grocery stores, food banks, food distribution centers, school cafeterias and institutions, source-separated newspaper, and source-separated corrugated paper (cardboard).

On-Farm Organic Waste Composting Facility Application Form (WORD) Plus the following forms:

NEW Form 20 - Application for Municipal or Residual Waste General Permit and Application Checklists 2540-PM-BWM0397

General Information Form for a Residual or Municipal Waste General Permit 0210-PM-PIO0001

Form E - GP Contractual Consent of Landowner 2540-PM-BWM0217

Form HW-C - Compliance History 2540-FM-BWM0058

Form L - Contingency Plan 2540-PM-BWM0384

Form 27M - Acceptance of General Permit Conditions (if required by department) 2540-PM-BWM0146

Municipal Waste General Permits and Municipal Waste Permit Forms

Residual Waste General Permits and Residual Waste Permit Forms

Report Forms

Municipal Waste - Composting Facility - Annual Operation Report 2520-FM-BWM0204 (PDF) 

Municipal Waste - Composting Facility - Annual Operation Report 2520-FM-BWM0204 (WORD)

Residual Waste - Composting Facility - Annual Operation Report 2520-FM-BWM0410 (PDF) 

Residual Waste - Composting Facility - Annual Operation Report 2520-FM-BWM0410 (WORD)

Inspection Forms

Inspection Report Municipal Waste Composting Facility (PDF) 2540-FM-BWM0139

Inspection Report Residual Waste Composting Facility (PDF) 2540-FM-BWM0401