Tag Archives: Composting

Hiding your compost pile

Glory Lennon continues her series on composting on Self Reliance Exchange with a discussion on how to make your compost pile as attractive as possible–or perhaps no more detracting than necessary. Ours are quite aesthetic right now, as I’ve mentioned … Continue reading

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Composting: Pile Placement

More composting information from Glory Lennon on Self Reliance Exchange. This article talks about location of your pile. We, too, have found that having the pile in shade doesn’t matter much, but it does do better in sun. At our … Continue reading

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Composting: Common misconceptions

As promised, Self Reliance Exchange has begun their series on composting. This first post deals with composting misconceptions. I have had mice in our compost pile before, but then we were putting egg shells in it, so perhaps that’s what … Continue reading

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Self Reliance Exchange to tackle composting!

Yay! I could use help with composting! I struggle with composting. We don’t have a place in our yard for a really good compost pile, so I built some mini-composters that work only tolerably well. I suspect our problem is … Continue reading

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