Making your own garden compost is a lot easier than most people realise. With a simple heap you can recycle most of your organic household and garden waste and enrich your garden’s soil at the same time. It’s also an extremely satisfying way to help the environment. (Composting fact sheet, www.cleanupaustralia.org.au)
It doesn’t have to be a special compost bin (check out the photo below!) but it is great for kids to see how their left over apple cores, lettuce and brussel sprouts can be turned into something amazing!
If you would like to start your own compost heap, click here to read the fact sheet from the Clean Up Australia team