Start with your compost binGather materials:
Bone or Fishmeal.
Greens (NOT WEEDS… and only grass clippings if no weeds in it). Kitchen scraps (fruits and veggies).
Oh! and COFFEE GROUNDS (ask at your favorite coffee shop–in Kodiak, they are super generous with giving away their grounds).
Start layering it up:
Sawdust and chicken manure.
GreensFish meal (if you live close to bears know this will draw them!)Coffee grounds.
Dog hair is also great to throw in.
A thermometer to see where you are (it’s amazing how fast it shoots up!).The layers should look like this.Turn every 3-4 days and add more greens/seaweed/sawdust/coffee grounds, etc. Your gardens will LOVE YOU.