Category Archives: compost

How I Care For My Chickens

I thought I would explain how I care for my chickens.  I am not a chicken expert!  The things I do are based mostly upon the suggestions given to me by the couple from whom I initially got my chickens … Continue reading

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Gardening 101 – Compost

Many books have been written on the topic of composting.  I am just going to give a brief overview.  Compost is nothing more then broken down organic matter, such as leaves, grass clippings, and kitchen waste.   Compost piles don’t, … Continue reading

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Rabbits and Compost

After having to purchase compost to build my square foot garden, I told myself no more, from now on I will make my own.  I have to say that my previous attempts at composting have been less than successful.  This … Continue reading

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Compostable Chip Bag?

When I was at the grocery store and saw that Sunchips had a compostable chip bag I couldn’t resist.   They claim that in an active hot clompost pile it will break down in 13 weeks.  As my pile is just … Continue reading

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