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In 1975, Let it Rot helped start the composting movement and taught gardeners everywhere how to recycle waste to create soil-nourishing compost. Contains advice for starting and maintaining a composting system, building bins, and using compost. Third Edition. 318,000 copies in print.
The Scrap Happy Freezer Compost Bin by Full Circle allows you to collect food scraps right at the counter, and store them in the freezer for a no-smell, no-mess composting solution! Made from flexible silicone, the compost collector fits anywhere in the freezer and keeps its shape. There is a metal rim that attaches to your kitchen drawer, keeping the composter handy while you prep food. It's easy to empty by simply inverting and pushing at the bottom. Best of all, it's 100-percent dishwasher safe! This item ships directly from Stacks and Stacks. Item takes 1-3 business days to process and leave our facility.
COMPOSTING: AN EASY HOUSEHOLD GUIDE THE CHELSEA GREEN GUIDESaA NEW SERIES OF POCKET-SIZED BOOKS TO HELP SAVE THE EARTH Did you know that up to two-thirds of most household trash can be composted? That composting reduces the need for more landfills? Composting is fun and easy And you can make compost even if you live in an apartment and donat have access to a garden. This book provides all the information you need for successful compostingaa satisfying way to live lightly on Earth. Also available: WATER: USE LESSaSAVE MORE ENERGY: USE LESSaSAVE MORE REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE: AN EASY HOUSEHOLD GUIDE
Discover how easy it is to master composting Whether you're an avid gardener or simply want to reduce the amount of materials you send to the landfill, "Composting For Dummies" shows you how to turn household food waste, yard clippings, and more into free, nutrient-rich compost and mulch. From building and working with traditional compost bins to starting an indoor worm-composting operation, "Composting For Dummies" makes these often intimidating projects easy, fun, and accessible. If you've ever said to yourself, "I should start composting," this book will help you get the job done. You'll get expert tips and helpful advice on which materials to compost (and materials to avoid), whether to turn or not to turn your pile, how to achieve the right balance of materials in your pile, and more Building plans for a variety of compost bins How to make and maintain a compost pile Up-to-date container trends" "With the helpful guidance of "Composting For Dummies, "you'll discover a back-to-basics skill that will benefit the earth and your wallet
Unlike sealed compost containers, the Fresh Air Kitchen Compost Collector by Full Circle allows oxygen to easily flow through your organic kitchen waste, allowing for aerobic breakdown. This means that food decomposes more slowly and stays drier during the composting process, resulting in less mess, less odor and no flies. Constructed from recycled plastic and stainless steel, this compost container includes five bags that can go in with the compost. This item ships directly from Stacks and Stacks. Item takes 1-3 business days to process and leave our facility.
Spinning base not included. Reduced landfill waste. Easy top open. Very sturdy designed for all seasons. Tumbler type composter made of all recycled materials. Warranty: One year against manufacturer defects. Made from resin. Capacity: 71 gallon. 38 in. Dia. x 38 in. H. Assembly Instruction To mix the content, users simply roll the eco-composter around their garden. With over 5 years in development the new patented eco-composter incorporates the best of known technologies to create top grade compost in as short a time frame as 4-6 weeks. Recyclable materials--"Cradle to Cradle". Spherical shape, the air induction tubes, and the dark forest green color help promote the 4 key elements of comporting while making it fun for the entire family. The nutrient rich compost can be added to all gardens and potted plants as a natural fertilizer. Creates Nutrient Rich Compost in as little as 4-6 Weeks. Turn your food and garden waste into Compost!!!! Designed to handle all compostable yard, garden, and kitchen waste.
Worms are the latest (as well as, of course, perhaps the oldest ) trend in earth-friendly gardening, and in this handy guide, the authors of DEAD SNAILS LEAVE NO TRAILS demystify the world of worm wrangling, with everything you need to know to build your own worm bin, make your garden worm-friendly, pamper your soil, and much much more.
Just what are you supposed to do with leftover banana peels, bits of broccoli, or spit out cherry pits ? Don't fill the trash, feed your garden This book shows children how to turn waste into usable material that is friendly for the environment and good for the plants This easy to read rhyming story and artful illustrations will show each person, young or old, the magic of composting.
The Aerobin 400 uses a patented lung or aeration core inside a sealed bin to promote aerobic break down of organic matter, which experts say is the preferable method to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The thermal insulation in the Aerobin conserves heat, leading to rapid breakdown of the biomass and works efficiently year round, even in cooler regions. There is no need to turn the biomas and it is pet and rodent resistant. It has little odor and can kill noxious weeds and seeds. The Aerobin is
- Each technique illustrated with color photos - Details on what and what not to compost - Suggested uses for finished compost
The essential guide to composting for all gardeners and enviromentally conscious people Composting is fast becoming a household word. Gardeners know it is the best way to feed the soil, while others look to composting as a way to dispose of grass clippings, autumn leaves, and tree trimmings. "The Rodale Book of Composting" offers: * Easy-to-follow instructions for making and using compost * Helpful tips for apartment dwellers, suburbanites, farmers and community leaders * Ecologically sound solutions to growing waste disposal problems
A great way to take the "yuk" out of composting food scraps. This small, convenient kitchen composter is the perfect shape to accommodate plate-scraping, has a snap-latch lid to keep odors in, is dishwasher safe for cleaning, and even a handle for easy carrying to your compost bin. Get this + EcoSafe bags - and you're all set! ENERGY & RESOURCE SAVING Compost Your Kitchen Food Scraps North America s #1 collector bin Wide oval shape for increased stability and easy plate-scraping Rounded corners for easy cleaning Sturdy handle for easy carrying Double-rim, snap-latch lid keeps odors in and bugs out Dishwasher-safe Door-mountable One-year warranty Eliminate the Yuk Factor ...use EcoSafe~6400 compostable liner bags 2 gallons 7.5 litres Printed in Canada
Composting with worms allows you to turn kitchen scraps, paper waste and cardboard into nutrient rich soil for your plants. The Worm Factory 360 composting system takes the effort out of composting. With a thermo siphon air flow design, the Worm Factory 360 increases the composting speed. Air enters on all four sides of the base exposing the bottom to a free flow of fresh air. Compost creates heat and gases that rise through the system and exit out the 4 sides of th
Exploring one of the most straightforward and rewarding garden activities, this handy, easy-to-follow guide reveals every aspect of making and using compost--selecting the right type of container, deciding on the recipe that makes best use of the waste materials on hand, and showing the variety of ways in which this almost magical material can be put to work in the garden. For anyone concerned with sustainability, creating compost is an almost effortless way to give something back to Mother Nature, while enjoying the satisfaction of a healthy, bountiful garden for a fraction of the cost of commercially bought soil conditioners.
This high quality compost tool has special folding wings that harpoon into the heart of the compost pile, opening when withdrawn. The compost tool allows you to mix compost without the use of a shovel or heavy lifting. It also aerates and circulates compost, introducing oxygen needed for microbes and promoting faster decomposition. The compost tool is extra durable with an all steel construction. Simply thrust the Compost Aerator directly into the center of your compost pile, and as you pull u
Turn your organic kitchen waste into useful, nutrient-rich compost! The Can-O-Worms vermicomposter has a multi-level design that's easy to assemble and easy to use. Dimensions: 29in tall, 19 1/4in diameter. Can hold up to 20,000 worms in three layers. The Can-O-Worms can be used indoors or out, and it's easy to set up. Start with moist bedding (anything from shredded newspaper to peat moss, but not manure or soil), some non-fatty organic kitchen waste (too much fat and protein can smell and attr
Designed in Sweden this tumbling composter features easy rotation, dual compartments, insulating properties, and a rodent-proof design. Dual Compartments allows for one compartment to be used for new waste while the other matures. Individual doors make for easy dumping of mature compost while new waste is contained. Insulation provides higher temperatures for the quickest composting. Waste breaks down before rotting, which attracts vermin and flies. Higher temperatures allows for compost