Phoebe Home

Our Home


Teacher Lounge

Getting Involved

Composting with the FBI

The FBI hard at work

"F" is for Fungus

"B" is for Bacteria

"I" is for Invertebrates

Let's Help Nature!

Outdoor Pile

Composting with Worms

Using the Green Cart

The FBI Needs You!

Five Things YOU Can Do To Compost!

The FBI hard at work

The FBI stands for Fungus, Bacteria, and Invertebrates. These are also called decomposers. Decomposers break things down. They help turn organic matter like decaying plants and animals, into vitamin rich compost. Compost is created when the FBI eat and digest items such as old bread, dried leaves, and orange peels. The FBI decompose food in different ways.