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How To Raise Nightcrawlers. Can You Compost With Nightcrawlers?

Earthworms

Red wrigglers are the typical choice for vermicomposting. But are nightcrawlers ideal for your compost? Nightcrawlers have numerous advantages that they add to your garden, promoting healthy plant growth. Although they love unconfined places, it is okay to use nightcrawlers to do worm composting. In this article, we’ll explore the tips on how to raise […]

Composting Ratio: What’s the Right Number?

Composting Ratio

Are you missing the enjoyable times with your buddies around your backyard fire pit because of the pungent smell from your composter? Are you wondering why your garden isn’t flourishing as you hoped even after adding chunks of finished compost? If yes, then there is probably something wrong with your composting procedure. All compost ingredients […]

Compost Tumbler vs. Worm Bin: Which is Best?

Worm Bin

As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases. If you make a purchase after clicking on a link I may earn a small commission at no extra cost to you. These two modern composters have numerous advantages that sometimes overlap. Choosing one over the other, therefore, becomes a great challenge. However, due to their […]

How to Reduce Compost Tumbler Odor

Compost Tumbler Odor

Let’s agree that compost tumbler odor is a result of your own creation; read keenly. It may not bother you as much, especially when it’s on the outside of your house. Honestly, I wouldn’t want mine to stink. But does yours stink? Composting is an environmentally friendly way to turn your kitchen waste into nutrient-rich […]

How to Make Compost Tea In Just 15 Easy Steps!

Compost Tea

As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases. If you make a purchase after clicking on a link I may earn a small commission at no extra cost to you. Good tea can help you start the day on a good foot. What’s your favorite tea? In the same way, plants and vegetations need […]

Compost Bin vs Tumbler. Which One Is Better?

Compost Bin vs Tumbler

Have you ever gotten to the point where you have to choose between a compost bin and a tumbler? Making this decision can be challenging due to the wide range of benefits from either composting system. However, there are differences in the way each system works, creating a bridge between their finished compost. Now, to […]

Is Your Compost Too Wet? How to Fix a Soggy Compost Pile

Soggy Compost Pile

When preparing a compost pile, you are likely to face various problems. The most common problems include a compost simply failing to rot down before its ready, smelly compost bins, or fresh material ingredients that have become excessively wet. In most cases, only a few gardeners get the whole process right every time. One popular […]

Where to Place Compost Tumbler (Sun or Shade)

Compost Tumbler Sun or Shade

You have your compost materials ready; all the components are in the tumbler in the right combination. All that is left is the decomposing process and then spread it in the garden when it is ready. But let’s slow a little; where is the best place to place it? Should you put your compost tumbler […]