Composting for beginners probably seems like an intimidating or scary task, but in actuality, it’s pretty easy to get started! Composting helps reduce the amount of waste your family is putting into a landfill while giving your garden a healthy boost! If you are ready to start composting, check out these composting tips for beginners.
When starting compost, begin first by collecting brown items around your yard. This includes things like leaves, twigs, and even plant clippings. I love to fill my compost bin after I clean up around the yard!
Gathered your brown things? Now it’s time to go for the green! Add grass clippings, green leaves, or newspaper in at this stage. You can include coffee or tea grounds here as well!