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Compost bin

Yesterday Bill and I headed to Columbus to check out the compost bin that was on sale for $39 with a mail in rebate for $10. 520 more words


Busy Sunday - No rest today

It has been a very busy Sunday. We started with church but instead of going to the store to get groceries afterwards we had to set up tables for this evenings program. 160 more words


A few weeks in the garden!

And things are changing fast now. Some things are dying off, some plants have been taken out, seeds sown for next year and yet some carry on as though summer will never end! 503 more words

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The excitement...

.. of getting new bits of kit! After finding out that we actually had a bin full of usable compost a few weeks back, I ordered a new compost bin and while I was at it, a water butt. 481 more words


1 Million uses for Citrus peel

My poor 15  year old son is having a bit of a hard time adjusting to our new way of life.   In fact, it would be fair to say, he thinks I’ve gone completely mad.   889 more words


Adventures in DIY, or how NOT to make a compost tumbler

One of my first projects this past spring was to build a compost tumbler.  As an aspiring suburban farmer, soil is everything.  One of the hard lessons I learned last year was that poor soil equals poor crops.  1,213 more words


A day in the life of the depot compost bin

It took a little embarrassment to give me the inspiration to give our compost heap some rather over due tender loving care last week. It all started when I lifted the lid of our compost bin that we use at work during a recent workshop and saw, together with everyone else, the sorry state it was in.   716 more words