What is good compost?

Answer Compost results from the breakdown of compostable materials. That decomposition may be carried out aerobically, or anaerobically. Aerobic decomposition takes place with the help of oxygen. Anaerobi... Read More »

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What are some good things to put in a compost bin?

Anything in the plant family, as long as it isn't diseased. No weeds that have gone to seed. We recycle our garden plants at the end of summer by throwing them into the compost bin. Cutting them... Read More »

What makes a compost good for the environment?

Compost is good for the environment, because it reduces the amount of solid waste that goes into landfills.There are two kinds of decomposition: aerobic and anaerobic. Materials break down in landf... Read More »

What are some materials that are GOOD and BAD to put in a compost bin?

Good: Manure from vegetarian animals, cow horse, chicken, rabbit, goat.Bad: Feces from carniverous animals, dogs, cats.Good: Kitchen scraps that are vegetable in nature, peelings of fruits and vegi... Read More »

Why is compost so good?

Creating a compost pile not only benefits the environment, it can also directly benefit you. Composting does not require a lot of work and you can start one with just a few household materials. In ... Read More »