Composted Sentence Examples
A third of the average domestic dustbin is filled with materials that could be composted.
Any remaining matter is composted to reduce its bulk and make it biologically inert.
Infected potato haulms (foliage) may be composted in a good active heap.
Add 1/2 inch one year old composted sheep manure.
Once you've composted you'll hate throwing peelings into the ordinary bin.Advertisement
They are former hydroponic units now filled with composted sugar cane waste and used as raised beds.
Some of it can even be composted once the solids are removed.
Human waste can serve as a valuable nutrient and soil additive when it is properly composted.
Composting toilets create a pure composted product.
Waste must be fully composted before using it as a fertilizer and should never be applied to food-based crops or crops that are handled directly.Advertisement
According to the Environmental Protection Agency, almost one quarter of landfill waste could be composted.
It can be surprising how much waste can be composted.
A wide range of items can be composted and this means that they can be disposed of without the need for the waste to enter the waste management system.
Most compostable food containers can be composted by placing them in a household or community composting service.
In addition, all compostable food is composted.Advertisement
Of that figure, 46 percent was recovered, composted or used for energy.
All healthy plant material can be composted, including twigs.
Unhealthy material should only be composted if you manage your compost pile with strict controls and can be sure that the compost pile will reach a temperature of at least 120 F and remain at that temperature for two to three weeks.
Organic fertilizers, which add nutrients and organic matter to the soil, include composted pelletized manure, liquid fish and seaweed emulsion, bonemeal, bloodmeal, cottonseed meal and alfalfa meal.
Strawberries don't require much fertilizer, but compost and composted manures help increase soil fertility.Advertisement
Before planting a new strawberry bed, amend the soil generously with composted manure or garden compost.
If you don't have your own livestock, you can purchase bags of composted manure at any garden center.
Depending on the brand, organic fertilizer may be made with seaweed, fish, plants, and other matter that can be composted into rich growing material.
Use only fully composted, aged manure from a known source to ensure a high-quality, trouble-free organic garden soil.
Almost any plant material, as well as things like eggshells and dryer lint, can be composted.Advertisement
About 1/2 the contents of an average dustbin can be composted.