What do you put in a garden compost?

Answer To home gardeners, the dark, loamy soil from a backyard compost pile is black gold. Added to vegetable or flower gardens, organic compost improves soil conditions by adding valuable nutrients, brea... Read More »

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What is Another name for garden compost?

Compost is decomposed organic material. Compost is made with material such as leaves, shredded twigs, and kitchen scraps from plants. compost is considered "black gold" because of its many benefit... Read More »

How to Prepare Garden Compost?

Compost is created when organic matter decomposes. Organic matter eventually reaches a point where it can no longer decompose; it is at that point that it becomes an extremely nutritious and long-l... Read More »

Can you use eggshells for compost in a garden?

Yes, because eggshells (crashed) are good for acid soils and contain calcium.

When to compost garden?

After the growing season. Place compost on all growing areas, don't worry too much if it hasn't decomposed, the worms will drag it underground over the winter, fertilising and aerating the soil.