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Did you know that compost is a BRILLIANT resource for your garden? If not then, here, courtesy of Garden Organic is a list of the reasons why……

  • it provides food for plants slowly over time, which is the best way
  • it improves the soil structure
  • it makes heavy soils more workable
  • it increases the amount of water a soil can hold
  • it promotes biological activity in the soil, which keeps it healthy
  • it cushions extreme changes in pH
  • it reduces erosion and nutrient leaching
  • it may help suppress plant diseases.

So all in all, a fabulous list of reasons why composting is such an important activity for any houeshold and should be encouraged as much as possible. Are you doing your bit?

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