Composting Build a Backyard Compost Pile How much work is really involved? Composting can be as much or as little work as you want to make it. The more effort you put into it, the faster you will have finished…Read more ›
The key to composting is to get the right combination of nitrogen-rich (green) materials with carbon-rich (brown) materials. In the most nutritious compost heaps, carbon-to-nitrogen ratio is 30:1. Here's a handy, dandy list of Nitrogen and Carbon rich items to get it just right.
Make your own garden markers: You'll need: oven bake-able polymer clay rolled into balls (one ball for each marker) appropriate baking dish (according to package instructions) a rolling pin a butter knife rubber letter stamps an oven Click for directions: