Making Compost

Composting is an essential part of replenishing your soil and recycling kitchen scraps, cut grass, fallen leaves, and other organic material to your landscape.  Here are some resources to get you started.

 
 
What can be composted?

What can be composted?

Compost 101

Making and Using Compost in the Garden

Click here for the free University of Wisconsin-Extension pdf

Click here for the free DNR Home Composting publication

 
Virginia cooperative extension

Virginia cooperative extension

Indoor Composting

Start your own worm bin!

Click here for the UW-Extension vermicomposting publication

Click here for the EPA's step-by-step indoor worm composting bin

 
Wood and wire composter  

Wood and wire composter