Resources on How to Compost
Cornell Cooperative Extension
Interested in composting your own food scraps and yard waste? Cornell Cooperative Extension has compiled beginner guides, general tips, and information on indoor composting.
For beginners: the Quick-Start Guide to Compost
Big yard, small yard, or no yard--you can still compost: Choose Your Compost Bin
A Home-owner's guide to composting
A resource on building and managing a compost pile, composting with worms, and advice on what to include in a compost pile... Home-Owner's Guide to Compost
The City of Albany has their own resources for City residents interested in backyard composting, food waste drop-off, or full-service/pick-up composting. The City of Albany provides free backyard composters to residents, free community drop off sites, and will pay the start up cost for a pick-up service for city residents... Albany Composts Program
See below for more resources (and an instructional video) from the City of Albany.