Compost, 1st Edition

  • Ken Thompson Open University
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  • ISBN-10: 0756642086
  • ISBN-13: 9780756642082
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 192 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released June 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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The most practical book that all gardeners have been waiting for, this light-hearted and informative reference shows how to make the best compost using ingredients that are easily found around the house. Perfect for today's environmentally conscious gardener, targets those new to the subject as well as experienced composters, step-by-step sequences reveal all the techniques needed for perfect composting.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Understanding Compost: The Right Stuff.
2: Making Compost: Paper, Prunings, and Patience.
3: Compost Bins: Wood, Wire, and Worms.
4: Using Compost: Digging Is for Dummies.
5: No Heap? No Problem: Grow Your Own Compost.
Useful Addresses.