Daily Dump – Compost at Home Am not clear what happens to the compost yet – but sounds like a plan. If the garbage output of the city reduced by even 50%, it would solve a huge problem! Also, as a byproduct very rich topsoil might really improve yield. How does it get to those who need great topsoil, without being infinitely expensive ? No clue. Or is it sold in “retail size” packets ? Lotsa questions….