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Home composting. How can I improve my garden using waste?

Composting is the process of decomposing organic material wherein soil microorganisms turn waste into humus, a rich natural fertilizer for plants. This process occurs naturally if you heap up an adequate mix of organic materials in a proper container. 747 more words

Your Pocket

Wriggly Compost in the Making

Just a quick video to show the activity beneath the composting material, lots of wriggly wiggly worms doing their thing.

Vegetable Garden

Buy a Compost

A compost bin is a really great idea, now is a good time to buy your very own compost bin. [Photo CCBY Mark]


January Jobs & Plans

So, thinking positively and trying to bring some order to my 2016 plans for my garden, I though it would be a good idea to get ‘ahead of the game’ so to speak and start writing a list of jobs that I need / want to do in the garden in January. 517 more words

Compost in mid November

One advantage of having had a really warm November is that the compost heap is still rotting away beautifully.

By the end of August, it was nearly full but now it isn’t even halfway full (and I haven’t taken any compost from it – yet).   10 more words

Isle Of Wight

The Bin Man Cometh

I think it was last week that I mentioned that my eldest son had agreed to help me sort out the compost bin chaos out with some new bins.  472 more words


The Gardeners Perfect Project

Have you ever wished for a project which relied on the human tendency to get carried away with enthusiasm at the start but then rapidly lose interest? 1,411 more words