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Is Your Compost Hot Enough? (And Does It Really Matter?)

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Compost. We really should all be composting. It’s great for the environment. It’s great for your garden and there are so many different ways to go about it.
If you’re lucky enough to have a yard, then a compost pile is a pretty simple and easy way to go. My husband wrote a post over a year ago about our simple 3-bin composting system. He talks, in his post, about the importance of heat in a healthy composting system, but never get into the importance of actual, specific temperature.
Is your compost pile hot enough? What is your compost temperature? Do you know? Do you care? Should you care? Read on to learn more!
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How hot is YOUR compost? Do you know?
  • composting temperature heat facts, composting, gardening, go green
Black gold! Love my compost!
  • composting temperature heat facts, composting, gardening, go green
Chickens and Compost - a match made in heaven!

To see more: http://www.littlehomesteaders.com/2014/07/compost-temperature/

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