Milkcrate Composter (vertically stacked) - I intend to make one of these, or maybe two or three, to keep out by the garden. What a great idea! Super cool, apparently composting isn't as easy as creating a heap! At least I hv one crate do far!
Plants have best friends just like people do. Marigolds help tomatoes and roses grow better. Nasturtiums keep bugs away from squash and broccoli. Petunias protect beans from beetles and oregano chases.
Time to Harvest Sunflower Seeds: Here’s How to Do it
Sweet potato harvest: "The most important part of the post-harvest process is called “curing.” Before you eat your trophies, you need to keep them in a hot, humid, dark area for approximately two weeks. For curing, I store my potatoes in 20 gallon tubs
Trenching - composting by digging a trench roughly 3 feet deep and filling it with compostable scraps, covering them with alternate layers of soil. Once completed, leave them for months to break down and then plant your vegetables directly into the bed.
(link) 5 DIY Composting Techniques for Creating Your Own Rich, Organic Fertilizer ~ "basic", "bin", "quick", "trenching" and "worm" are the five composting techniques. ~ for more great PINs w/good links visit ~ have fun!