Category: composting

Books on Composting

10 Composting Facts to Start Off With

 A selection of composting facts that you may find interesting. If we are reading about something new with unfamiliar concepts it can be tricky, at first, to organise the knowledge into a coherent whole....

compost essentials

Essential Elements for Composting

  These essential elements for composting must be present if you are to be successful.   There are four essential ingredients necessary for composting, that is to say four main elements, which are crucial...

Compost

How Does Compost Happen

Knowing how to make good compost is the aim of everyone interested in composting! So – what exactly goes on in a compost pile to turn this heap of decomposing, organic matter into a...

waste disposal

What Exactly is Composting?

In this time of over-flowing land-fills, of Extreme Rubbish and the need for controlling our carbon footprint, composting as part of a recycling programme is all-important. Composting is a vital part of the cycle...

garden

Why Compost?

So – why this web-site?  Why compost? Well,  this is my search for the most reliable and interesting  information available  about composting.  A compost heap has been a  part of any garden I have...