Composting

Four composting bins in Neighbourhood 3.

Four composting bins in Neighbourhood 3.

Composting Diary

There’s a Composting experiment running in Neighbourhood 3.  Four composters – four different composting styles.  We’ve numbered them 1 through 4 with #1 being on your left as you face the access doors, and #4 being on the right.

Compost bin #1

Maintained by N3-5

Click here for an update on Bin #1

Compost bin #2

Cold Composting is underway

Compost bin #3

Watch for updates

Compost bin #4

18-day Compost experiment Underway

Composting On-Site

Gardener Bev Neilson has the following composting suggestion for those who want to compost right on their plot:

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Step 2: Put in your clippings, leaves, green waste. Chop with a shovel.

Here are photos of my garden –

Step 1: Dig a hole

Step 1: Dig a hole

1. Dig a hole (I used a pathway)

2. Collect the weeds/plants where you have collected them  Put them in the hole and chop then with the shovel

3  Cover them with the soil – Happy Worms!!

Cover and let the worms picnic.

Cover and let the worms picnic.

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