Category: how to compost

How to compost. Turning units

Turning Units – static

  Static-turning-units offer an opportunity to really expand your hot-composting activities If you have access to a decent amount of green waste and if you have the space in your garden you may decide that...

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Composting in a Holding-Unit

  Often, the first time composter will choose to use a Holding-Unit as it is easy to make one using DIY skills if a budget is necessary. A single bin, what ever its appearance,...

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Turning Units – rotating

The use of turning-units speeds up the rate of decomposition by the addition of extra oxygen. Turning-Units are those in which your ingredients are turned regularly in order to oxygenate your mix, thus raising...

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Using a Compost Bin

A few thoughts on various types of compost bin. When discussing ‘bin composting’,  I now know that we are simply referring to ‘composting in a container’, as opposed to having an open heap somewhere...

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Bokashi Composting

Brilliant Bokashi – compost all your kitchen waste with Bokashi.   Bokashi, another method of re-cycling kitchen waste, is thought to be based on historic Korean  farming techniques, refined and brought to the modern world...