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Compost: Recipes for a Healthy Garden and a Happy Planet
     

Compost: Recipes for a Healthy Garden and a Happy Planet

by Allan Shepherd
 

Whether you are crazy about compost or just eager to discover the uses of organic plant food, this handy guide will show you exactly how easy compost is to make. The basics of soil science are explained, including details on how to find and maintain composting creatures. Simple schemes for the space-conscious—such as compost-in-a-bag options and

Overview

Whether you are crazy about compost or just eager to discover the uses of organic plant food, this handy guide will show you exactly how easy compost is to make. The basics of soil science are explained, including details on how to find and maintain composting creatures. Simple schemes for the space-conscious—such as compost-in-a-bag options and indoor wormeries—as well as advanced options for enthusiasts and those with large gardens are all included. Handy tips for overcoming common problems and plans for a feed-and-forget composting system are all included. Packed with practical information, this is the perfect guide to starting your own compost pile.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780007267279
Publisher:
HarperCollins UK
Publication date:
04/28/2008
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
4.30(w) x 5.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author

Allan Shepherd works for the Centre of Alternative Technology and is an award-winning gardener. He is the bestselling author of five books, including 52 Weeks to Change Your World and The Organic Garden.

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