Compost: The Gardener's Essential Compost and Recycling Bible

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The most practical book that all gardeners have been waiting for, this fun and informative guide shows how to make the best compost using ingredients that are easily found around the house.
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Overview

The most practical book that all gardeners have been waiting for, this fun and informative guide shows how to make the best compost using ingredients that are easily found around the house.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780756613419
  • Publisher: DK Publishing, Inc.
  • Publication date: 2/19/2007
  • Pages: 192
  • Sales rank: 939,512
  • Product dimensions: 6.30 (w) x 7.83 (h) x 0.95 (d)

Table of Contents


Understanding compost: the right stuff     8
Making compost: paper, prunings, and patience     62
Compost bins: wood, wire, and worms     96
Using compost: digging is for dummies     146
No pile? No problem: grow your own compost     166
Troubleshooting     182
Useful addresses     186
Index     188
Acknowledgments     192
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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 5, 2008

    Easy, fun good basic compost read

    I enjoyed this book as a more light-hearted version of a gardening book. I've also read the Rodale composting guide, which was more technical. This would be a great start for someone newer to composting.

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