At this point you have committed to making compost, and for this article we will assume have purchased a garden composting bin that is stationary. However the materials and layering methods will be the same for a compost bins tumbler.
In the fall nature provides us with a brilliant canvas of color. But eventually natures display comes to rest on our lawns,leaves that is. Fortunately for us this resource is both renewable and recyclable as leaf mold.
Leaf mold is easy to make and manage, it can be used to improve the structure and water – holding capacity of soil. Make it yourself and recycle fall leaves.
Cold weather does not mean you have to discontinue recycling organics. It can be an excuse to stop, however; just a tiny bit of preparation will allow you to have awesome soil enhancement ready to apply in spring for the summer garden or the satisfaction that comes from keeping the earth just a little greener.