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Express Composting!

Posted on October 8, 2012 at 1:42pm by russs.net Comments Off
Express Composting!

It’s been only 5 days since we inaugurated our bottle compost pit with the first batch of shredded leaves and stalks.  My understanding of compost goes back to how we would do it back in Canada.  We would just toss all the green stuff into a container, and wait a few months.  Those few months usually bumped into Winter, so […]

Inaugurating the Compost!

Posted on October 1, 2012 at 4:23pm by russs.net Comments Off
Inaugurating the Compost!

Our first bottle compost pit is complete!  The whole school worked together to realize everything from the bricks to the construction to the green material.  The other day, we not only added the last layer of bricks, but we also did a major weed pulling clean-up.  The weeds were shredded, then sprayed with IMO (a special spray of indigenous micro-organisms […]