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Composting With Worms: It’s Easier Than You Think

So you’ve decided you want to start a compost bin, but you’re strapped for the time to keep up with it? Or, perhaps you aren't too keen on keeping up with all the work it takes to maintain your compost bin. If that's the case, maybe you should consider worm composting. After all, a sixth grader could proudly tell… Continue reading Composting With Worms: It’s Easier Than You Think

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Choosing the Best Compost Bin for Your Family

Have you ever wondered, “What is the best compost bin for my family?” With so many kinds to choose from, the decision can be a little daunting at first. Each kind of compost bin works in a slightly different way, although the end result is the same: the production of highly nutritious plant food. There… Continue reading Choosing the Best Compost Bin for Your Family

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Starting a Compost Pile: 6 Compost Bins to Choose From

If you eat, chances are you have at one time or another had a few banana peels and carrot green castaways. And, if you have a chicken or two, you need to do something with the byproduct that comes from their back ends. Why not turn all those kitchen scraps and chicken droppings into something… Continue reading Starting a Compost Pile: 6 Compost Bins to Choose From