compost heap

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Noun1.compost heap - a heap of manure and vegetation and other organic residues that are decaying to become compost
cumulation, heap, pile, agglomerate, cumulus, mound - a collection of objects laid on top of each other
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Grass clippings are another ingredient that help and gardeners with lawns have too much for their compost heaps.
Contract award: green waste crushing and screening; reacting compost heaps and mixing horticultural earths and soil mixtures; screening of compost and bark mulch; treatment of central grain and marketing of compost; location: entsorgungspark freimann (esp); period: 1.
Keep adding any suitable material from the garden and kitchen to your compost heaps through the winter.
I have three compost heaps cooking - four if I include next year's runner bean trench already opened up and filling with material pruned out of the herbaceous border.
If you have room, make two compost heaps so that you are filling one while the other is rotting down.
Home compost heaps will not be able to cope with this packaging so it will need to be sent to commercial compost heaps provided by many local councils.
Moisture is great for compost heaps, and if you haven't already harvested your compost, this might be a good time to dig the good stuff out.
They have been seeking shelter elsewhere and rummaging around for food in compost heaps and gardens.
Hakk said his group plans to investigate such hormone-breakdown residues in new compost heaps containing manure from cattle and swine.
Heimlich suggests the following "recipe" for constructing compost heaps that work the fastest: