Good Composting Tips
Collect all grass clipping and yard trash but be certain to mix with the "brown" materials like leaves and shredded paper to add carbon. Do not compost meats or pet dropping. Stick with food scraps and yard waste only. Avoid all pesticides or herbicide treated material. Keep your compost damp but not wet. Turnover the pile as often as you can. every time you turn it will speed up the procedure. worms and most bugs are ok. No need to go crazy trying to keep bugs out of your compost. Add…
Make your own compost tumbler.
Marty made this for me from the instructions below. I just recently sold it to another gal who was tickled to get it. It worked great and was better than anything else we found on the market - much cheaper too! Love that husband of mine, there is nothing he can't do. Compost Tumbler This is the easy and quick way to make compost. Compost made in a compost maker like this is ready in about four weeks. All that is required is some initial labor, and the following materials: Steel barrel such…
How To Build The Ultimate Compost Bin | The Homestead Survival
If you are gardening you are probably composting as well. If you don't have a compost tumbler Backyard Feast has an idea for you. A 3 section compost set
Two-Batch Tumbling Composter
Extra-Large, Two-Batch Compost Tumbler Produce high quality compost quickly and efficiently Center baffle lets you fill one side with fresh material while the other side cooks Total capacity is 7.4 cubic feet Rugged tumbling composter includes a center baffle for dual-batch composting. Fill one side with scraps, then let that batch decompose while you fill the other side. There's no need to wait for one batch to finish before starting the next. Easy to turn. Sturdy powder-coated steel…
Composter (Drum Style)
Composter (Drum Style): This composter rotates so that compost matter can breathe (which should also minimize odor) and break down a little faster. I created this prototype in about 2-3 hours. This project applies the fine art of meatball carpentry--emphasis on function N…
Sarasota County - UF/IFAS Extension
University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences Extension outreach is a partnership between state, federal, and county governments to provide scientific knowledge and expertise to the public. The University of Florida (UF), together with Florida A&M University (FAMU), administers the Florida Cooperative Extension Service.
Useful DIY Projects That Worth Be Made This Summer - World inside pictures
It is really cool feeling if you do something useful using your free time and also this feeling is m