The Rodale Book of Composting: Easy Methods for Every Gardener offers readers an up-close look at composting, with helpful tips for apartment dwellers, suburbanites, farmers, & community leaders. An extensive list of compostable materials helps gardeners select the right ingredients for their compost piles. Plans for three different compost bins & descriptions of a variety of composting methods enable readers to choose techniques best suited to their needs. Readers will also learn how materials break down during composting, how earthworms & other organisms speed the process, & the benefits of composting to the health of the soil & the environment.
“Lovers of compost. . .will be able to polish their techniques, and beginners will experience a whole new adventure.”
―Eddie Albert, Award-winning actor and avid gardener