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Compost Springs Eternal

So, it’s been a year and then some since my last post.  Life, I guess.

What’s new?  We’re a year older, hopefully a year wiser.  Still composting right along.   401 more words

The Daily Bucket

Organic Terrace Garden Visit - April 23 2016

Thanks Sundar Subramanian for hosting a Organic Terrace Garden event and sharing your knowledge to all of us.

The learning session had the following agenda. 400 more words

TWA Visit

4/27 Composting Update!

I have been adding food waste to my indoor compost bin for about three weeks now!

The average worm farm is recommended to have about 2,000 worms in it to handle a pound of food waste per day, however for my project I chose to go with around 210 worms, and I’ve only added around a pound per week. 470 more words

Kolkata waste

I was very happy to hear that a student from Kolkata began segregating her waste at home. She’s gung ho, but then she realised that the people who pick up the waste from her house mix it all up again. 426 more words


compost bin noob

So today I finally had the chance to start setting up my new compost bin and I’m super ecstatic! My boyfriend and I dug around for some dirt as shown in the photo and made that part of the base..along with some paper shreddings and some brown leaves. 63 more words


The kids and I have had fun sowing some seeds – wildflower, nasturtium, sunflower and candy tufts.  I’ve also sowed some poached egg plant and love in a mist seeds in the rose garden – no idea whether they will work but hey ho. 165 more words

Isle Of Wight

Tilling Soil + Return of Herbs

This week, we were outside preparing our empty beds for new plants. We started by removing any weeds, leaving the beds bare except for any perennials that had returned. 143 more words