22 Oct '11, 3pm

Compost - Good For Your Veggies, Good For The Environment. #green

Compost - Good For Your Veggies, Good For The Environment. #green

Although some might complain that the smell is unbearable, the savvy gardener knows that if you are doing it right, there should not be any smell at all from composting. The benefits of using compost far outweigh any negative excuse you can muster. If the soil in your backyard happens to be of poor quality, the use of compost can improve both drainage and moisture absorption. This allows for the production of better plant growth and vegetables. Your soil will be laden with nutrients, which in turn replaces the use of large quantities of NPK fertilizer, which is fossil fuel based.

Full article: http://www.thegoodhuman.com/2009/09/17/compost-good-for-y...

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