Requirements for Composting in Winter

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Winter composting is the art and science of combining various organic materials in a pile and then allowing them to break down into humus. The process of composting is to cause a controlled fermentation of organic matter. The requirements for winter composting takes some time to master. You will need a few basic tools, such as a manure fork, a compost bin, … [Read more...]

The Food Recovery Network Fights Against Food Surplus Waste

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In the United States of America we have many issues when it comes to food surplus, food waste being one of the biggest. As a society we waste over 35 million tons of food each year. A tiny 3% of this food is donated or composted, and the rest ends up creating greenhouse gasses and causing harm to our environment. 1 in 6 Americans don't know where … [Read more...]

How to Make Good Compost

How to make good compost

Good compost is an essential feature to any garden if plants are to grow and flourish. There is a huge difference between good and average quality compost, all of which depends on how the material is formed. Read on to discover some compost facts to ensure yours is the best quality possible. Ingredients to add -- Almost all organic material will … [Read more...]