DIRT WAIN

Subscriptions & Services

Dirt Wain turns Fort Wayne’s food scraps into compost. We offer our services to households, businesses, communities, and for events. Choose from the services listed below for food scrap pick up or drop off. You have the option of a monthly or yearly subscription.

We provide quotes for businesses. See the menu below to request a quote and to see some of the other businesses we serve.

Current Service Areas

We pick up food scraps in every part of Fort Wayne.

What you get with your subscription:

  • 1 clean compost bucket per household to start
  • 4 8-gallon bags to start—afterwards, subscriber is responsible for providing bags
  • A composting guide
  • Weekly pick up of your bagged food scraps
  • A clean bucket each week when we pick up your food scraps
  • A small bag of compost annually
  • Discount on purchasing additional compost

Drop off service is year round.

What you get with your subscription:

• Drop off of your bucket of food scraps at Fort Wayne’s Farmers Market year round at Parkview Field
• A composting guide
• 10 lbs of compost annually
• Discount on purchasing additional compost

North Coast Organics

North Coast Organics—a B-corporation dedicated to environmental responsibility—located at 629 E. Washington in downtown Fort Wayne, is compHosting our first 24/7 drop off site.

Drop off a sealed, biodegradable bag filled with food scraps at the site as often as you like.

What you get with your subscription:

  • A combination code to unlock the drop off site
  • 1 clean compost bucket per household to be used with biodegradable bags
  • A composting guide
  • 24/7 access to the drop off site
  • 4 8 gallon bags to begin your subscription (afterwards, you are responsible for purchasing your own bags).
  • 5 lbs of compost annually
  • Discount on purchasing additional compost

Salomon Farm Park hosts a Dirt Wain food scrap drop off site.

Subscribe. Immediately pick up your compost bucket. Begin composting at home. Drop off your compost from 6 am – 11 pm daily.

What you get with your subscription:

  • A combination code to unlock the drop off shed
  • 1 clean compost bucket per household
  • A composting guide
  • Access at any time to the drop off shed during park hours
  • Clean buckets to replace your full buckets when you return
  • 5 lbs of compost annually
  • Discount on purchasing additional compost

We offer community subscriptions. We work with each community’s own unique needs and conditions to offer our services.

Business & Other Services

We offer customized services to businesses. Follow the link below to request a quote from us.

We offer composting services for big and small events. Follow the link below to get a quote from us to cover your event.

We offer several options for you to give a subscription to someone else. Follow the link below to see what we offer.