Composting is nature’s way of recycling organic matter back into soil, as part of the cycle of life. In the process, it enriches the soil in your garden, while boosting its ability to retain moisture. Food scraps and yard waste make up 20 to 30 percent of total household trash, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; thus, composting these materials diverts waste from landfills, while creating a beneficial soil amendment.
Here are some tips to make your compost pile a success, even on small urban lots.
Get the Proper Green and Brown Balance
If your pile smells or seems overly More
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