Getting Started with Composting

Posted by Julia Reinisch, Contributor | 04.09.2019

Getting Started with Composting

How to Turn Your Trash and Scraps Into Nutrient-Rich Soil


You've probably heard about it before, but do you know why it's important?


Composting Benefits


  • Recycle household and yard waste
  • Conditions soil with nutrients that help your lawn or garden thrive
  • Supports healthy soil with microorganisms that protect plants from disease
  • Protect the environment with a natural alternative to fertilizer
  • Reduces landfill waste—over 1/3 of landfill waste is compostable


Want to give it a try?



Find composting supplies or ready-to-use organic compost mix at your nearest JAX! 


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