Why do people have compost piles?

Answer Because they want to use it in their gardens.For one thing, composting all organic matter (kitchen scraps, yard waste, manure, etc.) reduces the amount of garbage that has to go into landfills. Tha... Read More »

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How often do you harvest compost piles?

Compost is only harvested after the plant materials have decomposed to a dark, crumbly condition. This indicates that the compost is finished

How do I use coffee grounds for compost piles?

Acquire a composting bin to use. A variety of composting bins are available for purchase at local home and garden stores including rolling composting bins, composting tumblers and vermicomposting b... Read More »

Do compost piles attract skunks?

Compost piles, pet food and incorrectly stored garbage will attract skunks and other unwanted visitors. Find secure containers for those items in order to keep skunks and pests at bay.References:Go... Read More »

Do compost piles need sun or shade?

It is best to place your compost pile in the sun because the heat helps the materials to break down. However, sun-exposed piles require more frequent watering to prevent them from drying out, warns... Read More »