How to Compost Horse Manure?

Answer Composting is the process of allowing organic materials to decompose in a more or less controlled setting, so that the resulting material can be used as a beneficial soil additive. For gardeners an... Read More »

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Does Horse Manure Compost Cause Cutworms in a Garden?

Compost that has been well-managed is one of the best things you can add to your garden. Well-managed refers to matter that has been composted for the proper length of time to kill pathogens and we... Read More »

Difference between farmyard manure and compost manure?

Manure is manure is manure. Humanure, cow manure, horse manure, it's all poo. Compost manure is just manure that's been composted (left to rot and break down). Most manure starts off hot, literall... Read More »

How to Compost Pig Manure?

Animal manure is a natural fertilizer because it is rich in nitrogen. However, it can't be used fresh because it contains materials harmful for growing plants. The composting process removes the ha... Read More »

How do I use manure for compost?

CollectionCollect equal parts of nitrogen-rich manure from plant-eating animals (such as cows, goats, horses and sheep) and carbon-rich organic waste (such as dead leaves, straw or sawdust); never ... Read More »