Yard Waste

Yard Waste Options

Waste Management Yard Waste Service

Arkansas state law prohibits the disposal of yard waste (leaves, grass, brush clippings, flowers, etc.) in landfills. To receive curbside pick-up of your yard waste, you must purchase Waste Management’s green yard waste bags for this service. The yard waste bags may be purchased at the Farmington City Hall, 354 W. Main, Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. The cost of the bags includes the cost for this service. If you want to dispose of your own yard waste you can take your bagged yard waste to the compost site at the landfill in Tonitown, there will be a charge per bag. 

Green yard waste bags cost $50.14 per roll of 30 bags. The bags are 35 gallons in size. There is a weight limit of 50 lbs. per bag. Only checks or money orders are accepted NO CASH. Please make check or money order out to Waste Management. Yard waste pick-up will be on MONDAYS unless otherwise rescheduled due to a holiday. 

Fayetteville Compost Facility

Operating hours are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The facility is also opened on Saturdays from 8 a.m. to noon using the following schedule:
November through March site open the first Saturday of each month excluding holidays.
April through October site open the first two Saturdays of each month excluding holidays.

The rates for non-residents to drop off yard waste only is as follows:

  • Compact pick-up truck $5.00
  • Full size pick-up truck $8.00
  • Trailers up to 14 ft. long $10.00
  • Trailers over 14 ft. long $15.00

The facility is located at 1708 Armstrong Ave. in southeast Fayetteville. From 15th Street and School Ave. travel east on 15th Street and turn right onto Armstrong Ave. go past the Fayetteville Animal Shelter and the entrance will be on the left. Go to the big building with the Compost sign on it.