Monthly Archives: October 2018

Casual Labor Position

The Fishers Island Waste Management District is looking to fill a Casual Labor Position. This position will be for a set schedule of 15 hours per week; with additional hours as needed. The days will be Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday from 7:30 am – 12:30 pm. The position will be trained to work at both facilities as an Attendant.
If interested, please stop by the District office to obtain an application. All applications must be returned by November 12th. Interviews will be held that week and training will begin the week of November 19th.

FIWMD’s Compost Analysis From Cornell Laboratory

Below are the remarkable results of our Compost. It is sold for $50 per yard.

Cornell Nutrient Analysis Laboratory
804 Bradfield Hall
Ithaca, NY – 14853
Phone: 607-255-4540
Fax: 607-255-7656
Email: soiltest@cornell.edu
Web:http://cnal.cals.cornell.edu/soiltest

FN 27578 8/14/2018

FN 27578 8/14/2018
Sample Moisture % Solids % pH Soluble Salts Organic Matter % Total Nitrogen % Organic Nitrogen % Carbon:Nitorgen
FIWMD 55.07 22.25 6.57 0.45 38.17 0.96 0.98 26.98
Coast of Maine 67.22 30.5 5.75 1.51 45.71 1.21 1.2 27.76
Ideal Range 45 – 60 7  0 -1.5 30 – 70 1.11 1.11  10 – 30