7 Items Needed for a Compost Pile

As fall approaches, it’s time for nature’s bounty to renew the circle of life. As the leaves begin to fall and your garden ends its cycle of producing fresh food, it’s time to start a compost pile to better fertilize your garden next spring!

Learn to correctly make your very own compost pile with materials, microorganisms, how it works, surface area, pile size, moisture, aeration, time and temperature.Compost, made from decomposed grass clippings, leaves, twigs, and branches, becomes a dark, crumbly mixture of organic matter.

Learn how composting works. Even a newbie to composting can make good quality compost. It can be compared to cooking as art or part science.