June 17, 2013
‘Humanure’ businessman makes History in compost
By Monica Pryts Allied News Staff Writer
BARKEYVILLE — Barkeyville businessman Joseph Jenkins has rubbed elbows with a few celebrities in recent years as a result of his concept to recycle human excrement into compost, but he takes more pride in his simpler way of life.
“I want people to realize this is a possibility that exists,” he said of composting human manure, or what he calls “humanure.”