What is and how does compost work?

Answer [1] Compost is the breakdown of materials into carbon and nitrogen. Both are present in fertile, healthy soil that is rich in organic material and that has enough air and water pore spaces. So comp... Read More »

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How does a compost pile work?

its a mix of organic molecules which slowly break down releasing nutrients such a nitrogen of phosphorus into the soil which can then be used by plants and other organisms. it also has a beneficiel... Read More »

How to Transport Compost Materials from Your Kitchen to Your Compost Bin?

It is great to compost but what do you do about getting your compost ingredients from the kitchen to the bin? If your bin is outdoors, it can be a de-motivating factor if the scraps for composting ... Read More »

How do you make a compost container using the compost itself?

Hm. Your question is worded kind of strangely, but I think you're asking what to use and how to make a compost bin. If you are asking how to make a compost bin using actual compost as the structur... Read More »

To Compost or Not To Compost That is The Question?

Just test your stools for acidity first. Plants like a slightly basic mix.