Good compost is considered gold in the garden.
Some people call it black gold.
beautiful compost to top dress the garden beds.
And I never turned the pile once! HA!
These are the rules I follow in building my compost piles:
Alternate carbon and nitrogen materials. ( Browns and greens basically)
Keep the pile filled with air. Hopefully it rains once in a while to keep it semi-moist.
Very large diameter twigs or branches on a separate pile.
Nothing with disease.
And that's it!
The lazy method of composting...it works for me.
On another subject, recently I posted about my new seating arrangement for the garden.
I would like to paint the garden bench...but am perplexed as to what color.
Does anyone have an idea?
Sage green, deep cobalt blue...maybe gloss black?
I'd LOVE opinions.
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