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Using Food Scraps Essay Contest

The Food Scrap Symposium is a series of community gatherings of study, conversation, and local action on March 28, 29, & 30, 2019.

The topic for the contest is “How can our community use food scraps differently to extend the life of our landfill?

Winning essays will win a cash prize from the Solid Wate Department, and be published in the Transylvania Times!

Essay submissions are due by February 28 to the Transylvania County Landfill at 500 Howell Road, Brevard, NC 28712 (Attn: Kenn Webb, Solid Waste Director) or via email at

Food Scrap Symposium flyer