Award winning author Doug Green answers questions about producing and using compost and compost tea, distilling myths and giving you accurate gardening information about this important material from the latest research.
These questions were those selected by his readers as the most important things they needed to know and include such things as how to make compost, what goes into the pile, what's with all the carbon:nitrogen ratio talk, how do you make compost tea and what'a s good recipe for this? From the beginning makings to the end results, this practical how-to book will answer your questions about making and using garden compost.
Doug Green is an award-winning garden author, author of 8 dead-tree books, and a 30-year veteran nurseryman growing thousands of species of specialist plants. He now owns and writes almost exclusively for 8 websites delivering over a million pages of gardening articles a month aimed at helping beginners garden better. A brand new garden and semi-retired lifestyle allows him time to garden and spend time sailing along with his writing. Insanely proud father of four and partner to a lovely woman who believes heirloom vegetables are the only true vegetables worth growing.read more