Compositing is one of the easiest ways you can prevent rubbish from going to landfill, return nutrients to the soil and treat your gardens. Of course, it is only easy when you know how.
This book discusses why we should compost and explains in practical terms how to make and what to do with compost.
It includes types of compost bins, what you can and can't compost and composting techniques.
Written by an expert in the field, this informative and accessible guide takes you step-by-step from kitchen scraps to blooming flowers.
About the Author
Rachelle Strauss has been writing about gardening, environmental and green issues for a number of years. She is the author of Self Sufficiency : Household Cleaning and writes for various magazines about ecological issues. Rachelle lives with her husband and their daughter in rural England.
|What to Compost||p.36|
|How to compost||p.58|
|Compost Bins and Composting Systems||p.98|
|Other Types of Composting||p.134|
|The Compost Year||p.180|
|Composting Problems and Solutions||p.220|
|Websites and Further Reading||p.252|
Series: Green Guides S.
Format: Paperback with Flaps on Inside & Back Covers
Number Of Pages: 256
Published: 1st May 2009
Publisher: Flame Tree Publishing
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.0 x 17.5 x 2.2
Weight (kg): 0.491