Natural amendments and fertilizers can do much for your garden - providing nutrients and improving soil texture in a gentle manner that is beneficial to plants and our surrounding ecosystems. Discover which types are best for you, how to make them and how to apply them in your garden.
Compost Leaves for Your Backyard Habitat
You may be surprised to learn that composted leaves can make a mineral-rich fertilizer or mulch for your garden. It couldn't be easier.
My composter smells. What should I do
Tips for Better Composting
Turn the compost periodically with a pitchfork to speed up the process. Don't panic if you are unable to do this; the pile will still eventually become "rich" soil - ready for use in your backyard habitat.