Will It Compost?

Find out if these kitchen essentials can be used in composting.

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From coffee grounds to newspaper, find out these essentials will compost.

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Composting is a great, environmentally-friendly way to fertilize your garden, but only if you compost the right stuff. Surprising items like tea bags and flower stems can be composted. Watch the video above to see what will and won't break down.

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Will It Compost?

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Composting Coffee Grounds

Coffee grounds, along with paper coffee filters, are great as an ingredient with compost.

How to Compost Indoors

Even in the middle of winter, you can still collect compostable materials.

Why Compost?

It's not just good for the environment: it's good for the garden!

Compost Crib Notes

Organic fertilizer keeps crops—and the planet—healthy and productive.

A Compost Entrepreneur Hits Pay Dirt

Dan Blake's vision transforms food waste into garden gold.

Composting Problems and How to Solve Them

Learn how to identify common composting problems before they get out of hand.

Composting 102: Maintain and Use Your Homegrown Bounty

Composting is simple, but your pile, bin or tumbler will need some attention along the way.

Should I Cover My Compost Pile?

Maybe. It depends on a few things like weather, what type of composter you have and your gardening goals. Read on to find out when you should keep a lid on your compost.

Decay Already! Get With the Composting Program

Composting can be one of the simplest, most natural garden practices.

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