flies on garbage can be problematic if not gotten rid of

Flies in Compost and What to Do About Them

Attracting flies is almost unavoidable when you have a compost pile. And in fact, some flies are even good flies to have around. How do you distinguish good versus bad flies? What can you do to decrease the number of flies around your piles? We go into all of that and more in this article.

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How to Compost

If you think composting is a daunting task then come and learn more. We review the basics and will get you started so you can super charge your soil and prevent waste.

Compost bin that is a DIY project

11 DIY Compost Bin Ideas

Composting is not only good for the environment, it’s also great for your plants. The topic of composting can seem daunting, but it’s really not that difficult. Take a look at our compost bin ideas to help get you started!

Compost bin with materials needed to compost

How to Start Composting at Home

This is our guide for how you can start composting at home. We touch all the basic topics of how to compost as well as go through what can and should not be composted. You will learn everything you need to know to set yourself up for success.