Sources of Compost and Topsoil in Matsu

Author Ellen Vande Visse

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Sources of Compost & Topsoil in Mat-Su

Susitna Organics
Randy Southrada 907-841-9426, near Houston on Hawk Lane (new owner, coached by founder Mark Fisher)

Products: Compost and Compost/soil blend. Compost in bags or order a bulk load. You can also order soil-compost mixes.

Bags—Where Sold: in most garden stores, also available from Alaska Sea-Ag on Marsh Rd, Palmer. For 2018, find retail sales at Ken’s Garden Supply, located on Blue Lupine just south of Seward Meridian on the frontage road just East of the parks highway, Wasilla, 9:30-5:30 M-S, starting May 4 2018. Closed Memorial Day.

Bulk loads: call about pick up or delivery.

Alys Culhane

Products: Finished compost for sale. Also free horse manure without worm medicine residue, packed in convenient returnable buckets.

Location: Soapstone/Buffalo Mine Rd area. Call or email for pick up arrangements: or 907-745-4747

Quality Topsoil and Farm Products

TracyMoffitt 745-2993,355-3384

Products: bulk compost, topsoil, and soil/compost blend. In bulk only; not bagged. Mon-Sat

Location: Farm at end of Marsh Road off Glenn Hwy, Palmer.

Country Garden Farms

Bill Longbrake Mat-Su : 907-745-0800; Anchorage 907-344-2088

Products: bulk compost, sod. Manure pick up & exchange program.

Location: Palmer, Springer road system

Ken’s Garden Center

Products: Garden soil mix contains 50 topsoil, 25% compost, and 25% peat. at $65.00/cubic yard. Delivery to Palmer -$55 (as of May 2020)

Valley Community for Recycling Solutions (VCRS)
907 745 5544. During May of 2020, they offer huge (70 lb) bags of compost for $5. Might you help volunteer and bag some of this? They are open Tuesday through Saturday. Located at 9465 E Chanlyut Cir, Palmer, AK 99645

This compost may need another screening, but you can’t beat the price!