Also to know is, what should you not put in compost?
- Dog and Cat Poop. Horse, cow, chicken and rabbit droppings are great additions to your compost pile.
- Tea and Coffee Bags.
- Citrus Peels and Onions.
- Fish and Meat Scraps.
- Glossy or Coated Paper.
- Sticky Labels on Fruits and Vegetables.
- Coal Fire Ash.
- Sawdust From Treated Wood.
In this manner, what can I put in my compost pile?
Put the right stuff in Good things to compost include vegetable peelings, fruit waste, teabags, plant prunings and grass cuttings. These are fast to break down and provide important nitrogen as well as moisture. It's also good to include things such as cardboard egg boxes, scrunched up paper and fallen leaves.
It can be thrown in the trash, put in a compost heap or shared with a friend. Or, discarded starter can be used in a variety of baked goods. A fluffy loaf of sourdough bread is best baked with a well-fed, active starter that will impart flavor, fermentation, and leavening to the process.