Composting and growing our own food
Bear Claw had a large productive garden that thrived on all the compost they added from the kitchen and barn. The team built a compost bin out of cedar with a removable front, making it easy to empty and maintain. “Our clients were very appreciative of the ‘just picked’ salads and vegetables served throughout the summer and fall,” said Joy. Natural fertilizer from the trail riding horses was also tilled into the garden at the end of the season, amending the soil for spring planting.
Learn more about reducing food waste in our blog post: 5 reasons why throwing food waste in the trash is wrong.