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How to Avoid Salmonella in Compost

How to Avoid Salmonella in Compost

If your idea of a fun afternoon is reading academic research papers, just Google "Salmonella in compost." You'll get titles like Cascading effects of composts and cover crops on soil chemistry, bacterial  
Composting in the Winter

Composting in the Winter

When you need some happy thoughts to brighten up a cold winter day, I know what you think of—composting, am I right? OK, so maybe your first thoughts are of  
A Guide to Composting in Winter Months

A Guide to Composting in Winter Months

Most of us here at the Food Gardening Network love composting. Composting is a great way to deal with waste, the finished compost is super nutritious for your garden, and  
When and How to Use Compost in the Spring

When and How to Use Compost in the Spring

The great thing about compost is that... wait. Forget that. Everything is great about compost. It's a great way to reduce the amount of garbage that goes to the landfill.