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Benjamin Oakes

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Hi, I'm Ben Oakes and this is my geek blog. Currently, I'm a Ruby/JavaScript Developer at Liaison. Previously, I was a Developer at Continuity and Hedgeye, a Research Assistant in the Early Social Cognition Lab at Yale University and a student at the University of Iowa. I also organize TechCorridor.io, ICRuby, OpenHack Iowa City, and previously organized NewHaven.rb. I have an amazing wife named Danielle Oakes.

The Compost Ninja works to divert material from landfill

by Ben

The Compost Ninja picks drops of and picks up buckets for compostable items in Linn, Johnson and Iowa counties which earn participant points they can use on compost for their gardens or to receive vegetables and fruits grown using The Compost Ninja’s compost.

Source: Ground Floor: The Compost Ninja works to divert material from landfill