Compost Zodiac

What kind of composter are you?

By Scott Meyer and Beth Huxta


compostingThe Industrialist

Profile: You have access to tons of ingredients. You try to produce all the compost you need, but you never seem to get enough.

Advice: A three-bin system, with each bin at a different stage of decomposition, is the most efficient way to process a lot of material, says Monica Ozores-Hampton, Ph.D., a research associate at the University of Florida.

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