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Compost - The Secret Weapon Used By All Successful Farmers and Gardeners

Compost - The Secret Weapon Used By All Successful Farmers and Gardeners | OrganicComposting | Scoop.it
Passionate people sharing their love and knowledge of compost. Come join our tribe of experts and take your growing to the next level.
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Tons of great info about composting.

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Brewing Compost Tea - Fine Gardening Article

Brewing Compost Tea - Fine Gardening Article | OrganicComposting | Scoop.it
Tap your compost pile to make a potion that both fertilizes and prevents disease
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Good detailed info on small-scale compost tea

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Organic Garden Tip:Trench Composting | Big Blog Of Gardening ~ organic gardening and organic lawn care

Organic Garden Tip:Trench Composting | Big Blog Of Gardening ~ organic gardening and organic lawn care | OrganicComposting | Scoop.it
Trench composting, done right in your organic garden bed, is the easiest way to compost
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Wondering if this is more effective than traditional, intensive composting that you turn every few days. I'm guessing it would take more time for everything to break down. Can it replace spreading compost on the surface?

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Making Compost Teas. See How to make Liquid Soluble Fertilizer from Manure, Comfrey and more.

Making Compost Teas. See How to make Liquid Soluble Fertilizer from Manure, Comfrey and more. | OrganicComposting | Scoop.it
See how easy making compost tea is. Also how to make comfrey tea and other soluble, liquid fertilizers from manure, herbs, nettles and other weeds.
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Compost tea isn't the only highly effective liquid fertilizer you can make at home.

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Composting all Winter (help reduce your garbage even in the cold ...

Composting all Winter (help reduce your garbage even in the cold ... | OrganicComposting | Scoop.it
Even though your compost might freeze solid and decomposition come to a complete stop, there is no need to stop composting. In fact, the freeze-thaw cycles will help to break down the materials that you are adding, so they ...
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Good advice for cold climates. Warmer climates don't have to worry about this thought. I actually just started my compost and it is heating up like normal.

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