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Free Soil Amendment Giveaway At The Parks Complex


May 9, 2022

Brandon, MB – The City of Brandon invites interested residents to pick-up free soil amendment & woodchips this Saturday, May 14th, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., weather dependent. Pickup is available at the City of Brandon Parks Complex (2020 McGregor Avenue). 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.  

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 and plants. 

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