Free Soil Amendment Giveaway At The Keystone Centre

September 8, 2021

Brandon, MB – The City of Brandon invites interested residents to pick-up free soil amendment & woodchips this Saturday, September 11, 2021, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., weather dependent. Pickup is available at the recycling depot located on the south end of the Keystone Centre grounds. As there are limited quantities available, this giveaway is on a first come, first served basis. 

This self-serve depot is open to residents only. Commercial businesses looking for soil amendment should contact the Eastview Landfill at 204-729-2281. 

Those picking up either soil amendment or woodchips should bring their own shovels and containers. Maximum 60 L or three 5-Gallon pails per household. Please remember to respect the provincial public health orders and maintain a 2m distance from others outside of your household. 

Soil amendment is the perfect organic amendment for planters, flowerbeds, gardens, lawns, and all plants. It is recommended that soil be blended with soil amendment at a 3-1 ratio. Too much soil amendment could be harmful to soil or plants. 

For more information on this giveaway, please visit or call 204-729-2171.