Free used coffee grounds for gardeners and composters. Help us save the earth!

We save our coffee grounds and offer them for free to gardeners who would like to boost their gardens this year.

We produce about 1 - 30 gallon garbage cans of used coffee grounds per week!

These coffee grounds are great for your garden, high in nitrogen and

100% organic.

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First come, first served. We got

Sprinkle grounds liberally around your plants, or the perimeter of your garden, to deter pests such as ants, slugs, and snails. If you work the grounds deeper into your soil, you'll attract these little garden helpers. Coffee grounds are rich in nitrogen, so they make excellent green matter.

Adding coffee grounds directly to the soil as a fertiliser can be a good option. Coffee grounds are rich in nutrients, especially nitrogen. They also have some amount of other nutrients like potassium and phosphorous. Overall, this means that adding coffee grounds to your garden can work fairly well as a fertiliser.

Northtown Coffee

1603 G Street in Arcata

(707) 633-6187


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