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When and How To Add Compost To Perennial Garden Beds

Compost, organic materials that can be added to soil to help plants grow

With the right time, care, attention, and resources, your perennial garden beds can thrive for years to come. And what’s one of the most important factors for growing healthy, lush, blooming plants? Soil health! Unfortunately, as time goes on, soil may compact, lose nutrients, and even change pH. With all that said, there is a …

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How to Store Compost

hands holding compost above the composter with organic waste

Compost is an excellent addition to your garden. It’s a natural alternative to chemical fertilizers and will divert your waste from landfills, lessening your environmental impact. Plus, it’s incredibly easy to make your own using leftover foods, plant materials such as leaves and grass, and other biodegradable materials. Whether you’re in the process of making …

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How Often You Should Add To Your Compost Pile

Close Up of Kitchen Counter Compost Bin with Food Scraps

Proper fertilizer is essential when it comes to maintaining your plants. There are all-purpose fertilizers that you can find in store, however, they are made of processed minerals. There is another type of fertilizer, however – organic. Compost is the most popular example of organic fertilizer due to several factors, but mostly because it is …

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The Best Compost Tumbler for Your Yard Waste in 2022

woman adding fall leaves to a black compost tumbler

Home composting is something many people try, and it can be frustrating to get your grass clippings and kitchen scraps are broken down into usable compost. Using a tumbler, you can mix your compostables and make sure they are broken down quickly and easily. But what is the best compost tumbler? There are lots of options …

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Our Top 5 Picks For The Best Kitchen Composter

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If you’re interested in composting, but don’t need a large outdoor composter or want to stop piling your inside bin full of smelly, rotten food, then you might be looking for the best kitchen composter. Not only is composting great for the environment, but it also helps your garden out too as your soil will …

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