Composting for Dummies

Composting for Dummies

Paperback - 2010
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Discover how easy it is to master composting

Whether you′re an avid gardener or simply want to reduce the amount of materials you send to the landfill, Composting For Dummies shows you how to turn household food waste, yard clippings, and more into free, nutrient-rich compost and mulch.

From building and working with traditional compost bins to starting an indoor worm-composting operation, Composting For Dummies makes these often intimidating projects easy, fun, and accessible. If you′ve ever said to yourself, "I should start composting," this book will help you get the job done. You′ll get expert tips and helpful advice on which materials to compost (and materials to avoid), whether to turn or not to turn your pile, how to achieve the right balance of materials in your pile, and more!

Building plans for a variety of compost bins How to make and maintain a compost pile Up-to-date container trends

With the helpful guidance of Composting For Dummies, you′ll discover a back-to-basics skill that will benefit the earth and your wallet!

Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley ; Chichester : John Wiley [distributor], 2010.
ISBN: 9780470581612
Branch Call Number: 631.875
Characteristics: xiv, 200 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Additional Contributors: National Gardening Association (U.S.)


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