While most gardeners aren't blessed with ideal soil to start with, it is possible to improve almost any site. This guide provides clear and practical information on making compost, taking soil samples, all-organic methods of feeding plants, dealing with poor drainage, choosing and using mulches effectively, and more.If your compost is too chunky to sift easily, try shredding it first, or let it decompose for a few more weeks. Each hot compost pile you build will be a litrle different, because youa#39;ll probably have different materials available through the seasons.
|Title||:||Soil and Composting|
|Author||:||Nancy J. Ondra, Barbara Ellis|
|Publisher||:||Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - 1998|