July 2020 update...The landfill currently has compost available for sale.
The City of Laramie began the Compost Program in July 2009 to help divert green waste from the Landfill. Over 5 million pounds of compost per year is sold or given away to the public. This compost is Class A, Exceptional Quality grade and is great for any growing application including your home vegetable garden and flower beds. Just mix it in with your existing soil and start growing.
Purchase compost for $25 per ton or about $1.00 per 80 pounds at the Laramie Landfill year round Monday-Saturday. No Minimum amount, You can get a truck load or a handful for a fraction of the cost of bagged compost from a store.
The City offers free loading for trailers and 1 ton trucks or larger during normal business hours Monday through Saturday from 8:00 am-4:30 pm year round, dependent on staff availability. A release of liability will need to be filled out by the owner of the vehicle prior to loading.