Ian Kopp bowls with a jack-o’-lantern at the 10th annual Pumpkin Smash at the Broadmead Thrifty Foods on Saturday.

Bowling for compost

Ian Kopp bowls with a jack-o’-lantern at the 10th annual Pumpkin Smash at the Broadmead Thrifty Foods on Saturday.

Ian Kopp bowls with a jack-o’-lantern at the 10th annual Pumpkin Smash at the Broadmead Thrifty Foods on Saturday.

The Greater Victoria Compost Education Centre partnered with Thrifty Foods, the CRD and Ellis Recycling to collect of pumpkins to make compost.

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