Structures for Backyard Composting

SEEK Updated
10/12/2015
Resource Types: 
Pamphlet
Abstract: 

Unenclosed compost piles are usually not permitted in urban settings. Enclosing compost piles keeps materials from being blown around and encourages faster and more thorough composting. This fact sheet contains plans for building 5 different composting bins and explains the benefits of each. For homeowners.

Author: 
Jack Porter, Robert J. Mugaas
Topic Areas: 
Compost
Waste Management
Horticulture
Target Audience: 
All
Consumers
Geographic Location: 
All Minnesota
Outside Minnesota
Pages/Length: 
2 pages
Date Produced/Published: 
1990
Fee: 
Yes
Cost: 
$ .50 + S&H
Library loan: 
No
Is training required?: 
No
Seasonal: 
No
Contact(s) or order information.: 

MES Distr Ctr (order@dc.extension.umn.edu, fax 612/625-6281). Credit cards: 800/876-8636, 612/624-4900.

Organization code of item (if any): 
FS-5553-SEEK