NewsComposting in Bear season SHARE ON: Smith Autumn, contributor, Friday, Aug. 1st, 2014 Living in Bear country means composting can get tricky. The Municipality of Dysart is posting the do’s and don’ts of composting on their website. They’re reminding people to cover kitchen waste with brown materials like leaves and soil. One compost trick is to sprinkle lime on your compost to help with decomposition and reducing odour. More tips can be found on the Dysart Municipality website.