Organic Composting Handbook, The

Dede Cummings


In this comprehensive guide, you’ll learn everything you need to know about the various methods of composting and how to adapt them to your home and garden. With full-color photographs and easy-to-follow instructions, this will be a welcome addition to every organic gardener’s library. Topics covered include:

• What you can and can’t throw on your compost pile

• How to balance nitrogen and carbon in your pile for quick decomposition and rich compost

• Buying or building the best tools and containers

• Vermicomposting

• How to compost indoors

• Troubleshooting smelly compost, dry compost, and other problems

• How and when to apply the compost to your garden beds

Copyright 2015, softcover, 192 pages

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