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Author: Nick Noyes


32 pages

List Price: $9.95

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Gardeners who compost save money in many ways. Compost contains nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium, plus trace nutrients that plants need, reducing the need for purchased fertilizer.

The plans in this e-handbook offers instructions on how to build easy compost containers and how to use compost. Chapters include:

  • Plans for Compost Bins and Boxes
  • Selecting the Compost Pile Location
  • Ingredients for Compost
  • Stuff to Keep Out of Compost Pile
  • Composting Without a Pile

With the help of this handy resource, you can start your own compost pile. Your plants will love you for it! 36 pages.

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