Composting For A New Generation: Latest Techniques For The Bin And Beyond by Michelle BalzComposting For A New Generation: Latest Techniques For The Bin And Beyond by Michelle Balz

Composting For A New Generation: Latest Techniques For The Bin And Beyond

byMichelle Balz

Paperback | December 19, 2017

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These aren''t your grandpa''s composting methods,Composting for a New Generationcovers the modern composting techniques, vermicomposting, composting with nature, keyhole gardens, organic composting, and using compost.

Environmentalists aren''t the only ones to compost anymore! It''s not just about reducing food waste; most composters get their hands dirty because of thebenefits it brings to the soil in their garden. All the extra nutrients make for well-fed gardens with plenty of nutrients and rich moisture.

Composting has “been under the radar screen until now, and seen as a boutique, West Coast thing, says Jared Blumenfeld, who oversees California as well as two other Western states and the Pacific for the Environmental Protection Agency. “But now everyone from Massachusetts to Minnesota has programs starting up, and pretty soon there will be a critical mass.

Composting for a New Generationincludes tried-and-true composting methods and new, innovative techniques. You''ll learn thescience of composting, traditional bin composting (including how-to sections on building your own bin), vermicomposting (with worms), composting with nature, keyhole gardens, organic composting, and using your finished compost.Composting for a New Generationis themost complete book to datefor your organic soil needs.
Michelle Balzis a long-time backyard composter with a passion for reducing our impact on the planet. She spends her days writing laid-back advice for home composters in the Confessions of a Composter blog, teaching classes on backyard composting, and learning everything she can about composting, recycling, reusing, and waste reduction....
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Title:Composting For A New Generation: Latest Techniques For The Bin And BeyondFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:192 pages, 10.12 X 8.12 X 0.75 inShipping dimensions:192 pages, 10.12 X 8.12 X 0.75 inPublished:December 19, 2017Publisher:Cool Springs PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1591866928

ISBN - 13:9781591866923

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