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Winter Composting: How to Compost Year Round

a person dumping a bin of kitchen scraps on a compost pile covered with snow

Composting is a great way to minimize your environmental footprint. Rather than sending your food waste off to the landfill, adding to the growing garbage problem, you can repurpose it by creating highly nutritious compost to support your garden. While many people simply cover their compost pile for the winter season, you don’t have to …

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How to Make Compost: Black Gold for Your Own Garden

A Guide to Making Your Own Compost

Feeding your lawn and gardens is an important part of plant health. Sure, you can go buy expensive fertilizers and apply them every so often, but did you know that you can make your own with very little effort?  Store bought fertilizers are often synthetic nutrients designed to release the minerals needed for vegetation to …

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