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Aerobic Composting

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Aerobic Composting – This type of composting doesn’t emit an unpleasant odor and, with the proper conditions, can be completed in a span of two weeks. See it on Scoop.it, via Our Food News

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The smelly side of environmentalism: B.C. city plagued by compost ‘stink’

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Composting has been officially a good thing for some time and now we’re being encouraged to dump our food scraps in with the yard waste to feed our cities’ big composting operations. See it on Scoop.it, via Our Food News

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Our Compost Garden: The Harvest | The Abundant Wife

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I know it’s been awhile since we discovered our thriving Compost Garden, and later harvested its produce, but I just couldn’t resist showing you these photographs! The first two photographs are from our fall harvest. See it on Scoop.it, via Our Food News

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Composting in Winter: Organic Gardening

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Frigid weather outside can slow the decomposition process, but you can maintain an essential core of heat, which indicates that crucial microbial activity is occurring inside the pile. Composting in winter. See it on Scoop.it, via Our Food News

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Gardening Tips: Don’t toss those leaves, compost them – Memphis Commercial Appeal

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Gardening Tips: Don’t toss those leaves, compost themMemphis Commercial AppealTo get your compost off to a good start, you will need to add some leaves, grass clippings, garden materials and one cup of nitrogen fertilizer for each layer of material… See it on Scoop.it, via Our Food News

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Worm Power compost company sold to investors – Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

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Worm Power compost company sold to investorsRochester Democrat and ChronicleTom Herlihy is founder and president of Worm Power, a worm composting operation in Avon. Burke Group is now a partner in the largest earthworm compost business in the U.S. See it on Scoop.it, via Our Food News

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UNI explores composting options to reduce food waste – Northern Iowan

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UNI explores composting options to reduce food wasteNorthern IowanThe University of Northern Iowa Department of Residence and UNI Facilities have collaborated since last spring to test a potential composting program and reduce waste from the dining… See it on Scoop.it, via Our Food News

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Nettles save world helped by mushroom compost – The wind and the …

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Its true, nettles solve many world problems and mushroom compost is a star with flowers. So I’m lounging around (not gardening), as usual its gale season and the latest copy of HDC news (horticultural development council) … See it on Scoop.it, via Our Food News

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Fighting the Four BIG Causes of Food Waste

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Americans are trashing one-third of their food, worth $161 billion dollars. OurFoodNews scoured the internet to find the best and freshest tactics for managing home food waste. The LeanPath blog  challenges us to start at the beginning by answering the following questions: What are the main reasons most of us throw food away? 1. Kids […]

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