What is used to make compost?

Answer compost can be made from leaves, mowed grass, old hay, manure, pulled weeds, kitchen fruit and vegetable scrapes, coffee grounds.

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What is compost used for?

Compost is made up of a mixture of things like dead leaves, grass clippings and manure. This mix of decaying, organic materials is used to fertilize soil. Good composting practices can lead to an a... 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 »

What is a compost pile used for?

A compost pile serves as a long-term source of nutrients to enrich the soil. It improves soil structure, enables the soil to hold water longer, supplies the soil with significant quantities of orga... Read More »

Can newspaper be used as compost?

Newspaper can be used in your compost bin, but shouldn't be the only item in the composter. To use newspaper as compost, tear it into strips and place it in layers between green matter such as gras... Read More »