The Compost Times

Why we need a compost bin

Things That Go In A Compost Bin.

Green Stuff

  • carrots
  • lettuce
  • nuts
  • oranges
  • apples
  • fruit peelings
  • vegetable peelings
  • weeds
  • nut shell

Brown stuff

Brown Stuff( things that go into a compost bin that is high in carbon )

  • dry leaves
  • Dry stems
  • Sawdust
  • Pine needles
  • Newspapers(Like This One)

Products

The products of compost are...

  • Soil with high nutrients
  • Organic natural nutrients
  • ( can be used as mulch)
Why is water necessary?

Water speeds up the process of composting by wetting the ingredients and softening them