Earth, Plant and Compost

This book offers a concise overview of the principles and main practices of compost and composting. It includes sections on source ingredients for compost, composting methods, evaluating compost quality, mulching, composting for kitchens and family gardens, and uses of compost. Throughout, it explains any technical terminology, making this a great book for someone approaching composting for the first time. It is illustrated with over 30 drawings and diagrams to help the reader understand the key points.