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compost-bin

Recipe for Successful Compost

Compost, admittedly, is not the sexiest thing to blog about, but it is important for your garden. So, let’s imagine Hugh Jackman telling you all about compost with his shirt off.

3 bin system for compost

Composting, It’s No Joke.

It’s rather large with three 4×4 containers with removable slats. In my compost I put everything except meat, poultry, badly diseased plants and insect infested plants. I keep a big bucket under my kitchen sink where all the kitchen waste goes like egg shells, tea bags, coffee grinds in the filter, all discarded fruits and veggies –this adds up to quite a lot of waste. The gardeners put the grass clippings, and any clippings or leaves from the garden in it, as well.