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compost heap

a pile of vegetable material which is allowed to break down through decomposition by microorganisms, and is subsequently used to improve the fertility of garden soils.
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strength using keep Tip IF you have space for two compost heaps, start a second to keep adding waste to, while using the matured compost from the first.
So all the comfrey leaves are going straight on the compost heap.
Green waste crushing and screening (lot 1); Reacting compost heaps and mixing Horticultural earths and soil mixtures (Lot 2); Screening of compost and bark mulch; Treatment of central grain and marketing of compost (item 3);
Leaves are best collected regularly and added to your compost heap.
"Can I put any kitchen waste and food scraps in my compost heap?" Yes, you can, as anything that was once living can be composted but bear in mind that food waste can attract vermin, particularly rats.
Compost is vital for feeding the soil and improving its texture, and anyone can make it because the raw material of the compost heap is all the vegetable waste from the kitchen and the garden.
Alternatively, you can make a compost heap by erecting a wire-mesh cage with four corner posts, lined with cardboard or straw.
Heimlich suggests the following "recipe" for constructing compost heaps that work the fastest:
Continue to add all of the clippings to your compost heaps, layering up with coarser material so that there is plenty of air flowing through the mixture.
Simple to make: Builders' pallets can be used to make garden compost bins.; Turning: Compost heaps will need turning from time to time during decomposition.