SOURCE FREE COMPOST MATERIALS

You can never have too much compost! These are materials you can use to fill your compost bin—look for them at home first and further afield if you need to. I’ve suggested some locations and seasons when they are most readily available.

Remember, you don’t need all of these items to make good compost—whatever you have available will work, as long as you stick to the right proportions (see Compost Recipes).

LEAVES SHREDDED WITHA LAWN MOWER WILLBREAK DOWN A LOT MOREQUICKLY THAN THOSECOMPOSTED WHOLE.

Fruit and vegetable scraps

Uncooked fruit and vegetable scraps are high ...

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