Composting is easy, fun, saves you money and helps you to grow lovely plants.
Whether you live in a flat with a balcony or have a family and garden that generate large amounts of food and green waste, this book shows you how to compost everything that can be composted - at home, work or school, and in spaces big or small.
It covers: * creating the right mix for successful garden compost * how to compost your food waste safely * the full range of composting systems, from plastic 'daleks' to large-scale units, including prices and suppliers * composting with a wormery * making liquid feeds and your own seed and potting compost * composting in schools, with advice on getting a school scheme started.
How to Make and Use Compost features a comprehensive A-Z guide, which includes what you can and can't compost, concepts and techniques, and common problems and solutions.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 200 pages, 8pp colour plates
- Publisher: Green Books
- Publication Date: 20/01/2010
- Category: Fertilizers & manures
- ISBN: 9781900322591