Bruce Adams



Compost University Faculty

Bruce Adams

Furman University

Greenville, SC | bruce.adams@furman.edu

Bruce Adams is the Furman Farm and Compost Manager. Bruce is a fourth generation local farmer who has been with the Furman Farm since its inception 10 years ago. He has overseen the transformation of the land from a series of tennis courts to a highly productive organic practice farm. He works closely with Bon Appetit, Furman’s food provider, to provide the dining hall with fresh campus grown produce and to convert the food waste from the dining hall into compost which feeds the farm. Bruce is a wealth of knowledge on organic farming and oversees all of the farm’s student programs.