All about composting

Making compost with cow manure

Making compost with cow manure

Also: How long does it take for cow manure to compost? Does making compost from cow manure smell? To make compost with cow manure all you need to do is to make a heap of it and leave it. Cow manure is balanced within itself, enough to make compost without adding anything. However, the addition
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Is all cardboard biodegradable?

Is all cardboard biodegradable?

Also: Does cardboard break down in water? Is cardboard a sustainable material? Does cardboard keep weeds from growing? Can you use cardboard to kill grass? Is cardboard good for gardens? Can cardboard be used as mulch? Is it safe to use cardboard in a vegetable garden? Is cardboard ash good for soil? All cardboard is
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Cardboard compost or recycle?

Cardboard compost or recycle?

Also: Do I need to sort cardboard for recycling? Does tape need to be removed from cardboard for recycling? Is cardboard box biodegradable? Cardboard in compost tumbler Can you put printed cardboard in compost? Compost cardboard glue Is corrugated cardboard compostable? Can you compost coloured cardboard? Can paper shredders shred cardboard? Cardboard. Should we compost
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Making compost with cardboard

Making compost with cardboard

Also: Is cardboard safe for compost? Is it better to compost recycled cardboard? Is all cardboard recyclable? How long does it take to compost cardboard? Can I compost cardboard egg cartons?  Are Amazon boxes compostable? Can you compost shiny cardboard? Is waxed cardboard compostable? Why do paper milk cartons take so long to decompose? I
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Can you grow potatoes in just compost?

Can you grow potatoes in just compost?

Also: Can you reuse potato compost? How do you grow potatoes in a bag of compost? What month do you grow potatoes? Can you grow potatoes from peelings? The traditional way of growing potatoes usually involves digging a patch of ground and working up the finest tilth that you can get. Light, easy-to-handle soil was,
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Can you put an apple core in compost?

Can you put an apple core in compost?

Also: Can I compost a lot of apples? Are apple pips bad? Will the pips from apple cores grow in compost? Will apple cores in compost attract wasps? Will worms eat apple cores? You’ve just eaten an apple and, as usual, you’re left delicately holding the core. You’ve taken every care to nibble away ever
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Can I put dead flowers in my compost?

Can I put dead flowers in my compost?

Also: Are dead flowers ‘green’ or ‘ brown’ compost? What do you need to add to dead flowers? Can you compost geraniums? Can you put rose clippings in compost? Can you put berries in compost? Can you compost diseased plants? What leaves should not be composted? Flowers in full bloom brighten the world for everyone.
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Can you put beer in your compost?

Can you put beer in your compost?

  I can remember a time when a group of blokes would go on a ‘Stag do’ and because they had nothing sensible to talk about, the focus of attention would fall onto beer. They would drink it by the bucket full. Not a drop would be wasted. Then, there would be the ‘bragging rights’
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Can you put yeast in a compost pile?

Can you put yeast in a compost pile?

Also: Can you compost dough? What is the best way to store yeast? Is it Ok to use expired yeast? Can you freeze dough? Is it better to freeze dough or baked bread? How do you activate frozen yeast. You can put yeast in a compost pile. Yeast will benefit the composting process. I’ve notice
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