Home / Advice / Compost

Compost

Diary: Spring Clean

It was nice to feel the sun touch skin for a few hours. I arrived by 10am to make the most of the sunny morning ahead of me. Sadly the ground was so wet from nearly a week of rain there was nothing that could be done.  So I turned …

Read More »

How to use Bonfire Ash

Once the excitement of the annual bonfire is over what do you do with the ash. Allow it to cool down until its cold then scoop into a metal bucket making sure you remove any pieces of metal (nuts/bolts) which may be hiding. Scatter on the compost pile and mix …

Read More »

Using leaves to make free compost

At this time of year there is an abundance of leaves falling from trees that make for excellent leaf mould compost. You can create your own for use on the garden as either a mulch or for bulking up raised beds. Every year you can find me in front of …

Read More »

What is Sulphate of Iron?

What is sulphate of iron and how to use it. This video is presented for information purposes only and does not necessarily mean an endorsement for use. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Read More »