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It has come as a startling, yet encouraging revelation that my young children already know a whole lot more about composting and worm farms than I do. 196 more words

Going Green

Apple tree and the compost bin

Our apple tree is covered in apples.  Most are looking super but a few are rotting on the stems.  Those tend to have holes where wasps can get at the delicious contents. 130 more words

Isle Of Wight

Biochar for Soil Sustainability

“Biochar’s high carbon content and porous composition helps soil to retain water, nutrients, protect soil microbes, and ultimately increase crop yields while growing healthier, more productive, disease-resistant plants.  339 more words


Do you know the difference between Organic Compost, Screened Topsoil, and Mulch?

On the left is Mulch, the top right is Organic Compost, and the bottom right is Screened Topsoil.

Which type of material will help you the most? 487 more words


Is It Too Late to Plant from Seed?

Not at all.

What can you plant now and in August?

The answer is quite a bit. Here goes:


Bush beans are easiest as they don’t require staking. 218 more words

COMPOST (#003)

From The Firm Records, here is Brasil Oi Volume 1. Holy cow, this thing is boiling over with meat and potatoes, and Brazil nuts! 47 more words

Music That Doesnt Suck

compost again

Today I turned Compost Z for the second time – it is looking good but will be quite a while before we can use it. 22 more words