Easy Composting Method

Easy Composting Method

Soil & Compost
Save time and energy with this easy composting trick. If you aren't already making compost, you'll be amazed at how easy it is. Don't believe us? Try out this plan and then you tell us how hard you worked. Watch your neighbors bagging their fall leaves. (Be a good neighbor: avoid looking too relaxed while they work.) Offer to take the bags of leaves from your hard-working neighbors before they drag the bags to the curb. (If you can, get a few bags of grass clippings to mix with the leaves or, better yet, grab mixed bags from neighbors who cut the grass and shred leaves with their lawn mowers.) If you're too shy or proud to ask for bags of leaves and grass, snitch them after dark. No one…
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Addicted To Composting

Soil & Compost
It was in the fall of 1998 that I took up composting. Most Saturday mornings were spent watching gardening shows on HGTV and DYI. I understood that without good soil a garden was doomed to failure. What better way to achieve good soil but with compost? I wanted to find out more about composting before I began. So I went on a search for a book on composting. There are many good books out there with a lot of good information on composting. But one book really caught my eye because of the title, "Let It Rot" by Stu Campbell. How appropriate because that is what happens when plant material decomposes. I read that book cover to cover. I'm sure I got some strange looks from people when I took…
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