Oceanside Resident Compost Giveaway Program

As an Oceanside resident, you are able to pick up compost and mulch for use in your home garden. Here are some tips to help make your visit to the El Corazon Compost Facility easy:

  • Residents will be asked to show a drivers license, utility bill, OR other identification showing an Oceanside address.
  • Self Loading Hours:
    • Monday – Friday 7:30 am – 5 pm
    • Saturday 8:00 am – 4 pm
  • We can load your truck:
    • 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month
    • 9 am – 12 pm
    • $2.00 fee to load pick-up trucks
  • Loads must be covered
  • Please Follow the 15-mile per hour speed limit to increase safety and help reduce irritating dust.

What is available?

  • Humic Compost and Orchard Mulch are available for free. Other mulch products are available for purchase.

How much composted soil do you need?

  • 3 yards of product will cover 1000 square feet 1 inch thick.

You can keep Oceanside environmentally friendly while supporting the compost give-away program by continuing to dispose of your yard clippings in your green waste container, separate from plastic, metal, or other waste. Thank you for your support!


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