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GEOBIN in action!

My husband's cousin bought me this Geobin composter for my birthday.

GeoBin composting system

Thanks for sharing, Sarah.

DIY Compost Tumbler - these things are awesome

Composting 101 for citydwellers

had rollers hink that I will make my door a bit larger than this .just to make it easier .and do not add meat, diseased plant materials , plants sprayed with herbicides or seed heads it may not get hot enough to kill diseases and seeds

Did you know?    The Institute for Local Self-Reliance says that, on a per-ton basis, composting operations alone sustain 4 to 8 more times the number of jobs than do landfills.     We work with a large-scale family-run composting facility here in NC so, among the benefits mentioned by ILSR, we can compost a number of things that you couldn't do in a home bin/heap (meat, oils, bones, dairy, citrus peels, "compostable" cups, etc).

Did you know? The Institute for Local Self-Reliance says that, on a per-ton basis, composting operations alone sustain 4 to 8 more times the number of jobs than do landfills. We work with a large-scale family-run composting facility here in NC so, among the benefits mentioned by ILSR, we can compost a number of things that you couldn't do in a home bin/heap (meat, oils, bones, dairy, citrus peels, "compostable" cups, etc).

You Can Do It! First-Time Vegetable Gardening for the Black-Thumbed (C'est moi!)

You Can Do It! First-Time Vegetable Gardening for the Black-Thumbed

"First time vegetable gardening for the black thumbed." An article from AT- just read it this morning (and planted MY first garden last weekend).

Desperate Gardener: Grandma's Secret Weapons

Grandma's secret weapon for composting, PVC pipes with holes drilled, provide oxygen and make compost easy to turn - from Desperate Gardener.

Landscaping for Privacy: Innovative Ways to Turn Your Outdoor Space into a Peaceful Retreat

Landscaping for Privacy: Innovative Ways to Turn Your Outdoor Space into a Peaceful Retreat from Timber Press is a recent book with long lists of plant suggestions, inspiring photos, and time-tested advice on creating effecting screening solutions.

Compost Ingredients | Rodale's Organic Life

Compost Ingredients

Compost Ingredients: What to add to your compost pile- Our guid to the good, the bad, and the so-so compost ingredients: Organic Gardening

Build your own garden box.  Did this today, super cheap AND super easy! Might want to put chicken wire at the bottom to prevent critters from digging under.

DIY: Build Your Own Garden Box

Build your own garden box. Did this today, super cheap AND super easy! Might want to put chicken wire at the bottom to prevent critters from digging under. Phillips-Barton Phillips-Barton Phillips-Barton Ridnouer - Gardening For You

picture frame succulent planter {vertical planters for salad greens & herbs, too}

10 DIY Awesome and Interesting Ideas For Great Gardens 6

nice idea to screw the wood into the frame, don't need a custom size shadow box. with narrower mesh could avoid the grass stuff. picture frame succulent planter {vertical planters for salad greens & herbs, too}

Alternative Gardning: Good Composting Tips

How to start a compost pile in 4 steps

Collect all grass clipping and yard trash but be certain to mix with the "brown" materials like leaves and shredded paper to add carbon. Do not compost meats or pet dropping. Stick with food scraps and yard waste.

Trench composting fits perfectly into my crazy gardening life. It’s much simpler than trying to constantly have a pile of cooking compost.

Trench Composting - The lazy mans composting method

Trench composting fits perfectly into my crazy gardening life. It’s much simpler than trying to constantly have a pile of cooking compost. Trench composting lets my garden create it's own soil building organic matter.ourstoneyacres to le

While we all know how great compost is for the garden you might feel you don't have the time to wait months for it to be ready. You don't have to!  Learn to make REAL compost in 30 days!

How To Compost Quickly From Start To Finish in Just 30 Days

How To Compost Quickly From Start To Finish in Just 30 Days : Learn how to compost quickly. Making compost at home is simple and you can do it quite fast; creating your own healthy, organic soil in just 30 short days.

GrowGuide all about soil types from GrowVeg.com Soil type can determine which vegetables grow best for you. Knowing your soil type enables you to overcome problems since you can prepare the ground accordingly. Both the texture and pH of the soil are worth knowing and these can vary throughout your garden or plot.

Understanding Soil Types for Vegetable Gardens

In-depth advice on how to determine your soil type and pH and how to improve it for vegetable growing.

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