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Compost is organic matter that has been decomposed and recycled as a fertilizer and soil amendment. Compost is a key ingredient in organic farming.
  • The Beauty of Compost Heaps

    Explains creating a compost heap, with contents, best compostables, water, air, temperatures, designs, worms, and using the compost.

  • Community Composting Network

    Assists local groups by providing expert advice on neighborhood composting. Learn about the members and how to get started.

  • Compost Guide: Composting at Home

    Information about how to improve a home and garden by using a compost, including organic gardening tips and compost materials.

  • The Composting Council of Canada

    Non-profit, member-driven organization with a charter to advocate and advance composting and compost usage.

  • Composting in NYC

    Collection of resources and guides for residents on composting in New York City. Includes science, how-to, operations, and products and services.

  • Composting in Santa Cruz County

    Get resources for home, school and business composting.

  • Composting Tips

    Basic steps cover location, materials, what not to do, caring for the compost pile, and construction. Includes links to related information.

  • Cornell Composting

    Educational materials and resources are available for gardeners and teachers.

  • Garden Guides: Guide to Composting

    Reviews benefits, how to make compost, care, composter designs, quick compost, making a bin, what and what not to use, and troubleshooting.

  • How to Compost

    Articles contributed by readers give advice on many types of composting. Links to articles in gardening publications.

  • How to Compost: Composting Instructions

    Offers information how to make a compost and how it can benefit a garden.

  • Malibu Compost

    Offers "food for soil" that is a biodynamic blend produced on a certified organic farm in the San Joaquin Valley.


    Provides information on building a backyard compost pile, bins, worm composting, and trench composting.

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