Why compost? -- When did composting begin? -- What happens in a compost heap? -- What to put on a compost heap? -- Which composting approach best suit your needs? -- Where to site your bin -- What to use when making a compost bin -- What will compost and what will not? -- What can go wrong? -- Which composters for which purpose? -- Wormerys, snailerys, or chickens...? -- What to do with your homemade compost.
Provides advice on organic-gardening techniques that make use of homemade compost, and explains how to locate, build, and stock a compost bin.