What's Going On in Your Compost Pile?
It's a war in there. Or the cycle of life. And death. And decomposition. There's a fascinating ecosystem that turns your mound of oak leaves and banana peels into soft, sweet-smelling humus to nourish your plants. Ready to start a compost pile? Watch our new video, Composting 101, for Tricia's basic instructions. Whether you have a compost pile on the ground or an enclosed compost bin, the dramatic process is the same.