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Pallet Compost Bin        8 easy steps to build your own compost bin from pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Compost-Bin/

Pallet Compost Bin

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How to build an (almost)-free compost bin!

How to Build an Almost Free Compost Bin!

DIY Pallet Compost...build your own compost with 5 pallets and some hardware! Super cheap and great for your garden. http://fabulesslyfrugal.com/2012/05/diy-pallet-compost-bin.html

DIY Pallet Compost

I did this already and our Pallet Compost Bin rocks. I changed mine slightly from their project to add an elevated bottom so all the new dirt could fall through. FYI: this thing is frickin' huge!

Chicken-Powered Three-Stage Compost Bin  I think that using clear or any transparent material for the top would lead to it getting too hot and stop the composting but that is easy to solve

Chicken-Powered Three-Stage Compost Bin

Chickens are way better than people at composting: they have unlimited patience, pre-installed garden-tool feet, integrated nitrogen/potassium/phosphorus dispensers, and an insatiable urge to scratch.

18-Day Compost – the Appliance of Science Permaculture Forums, Permaculture Courses, Permaculture Information & News

This is a really good link on composting, covering an intensive compost process, and some in-depth pointers on aeration re: compost tea

Pallet compost bin

How To Build The Ultimate Compost Bin DIY Project Homestead Survival -Because I'll be using raw ingredients in my house-therefore I might as well but some of that waste to use in my garden not the city dump

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I like this three bin system, that way each one can be at a different stage (one with fresh cuttings/organic material, one ready to be used and one somewhere in between)--my dad described a system his grandpa had that was like this

from Corinne Bludworth

Organic gardeners pay more attention to the quality of their soil than almost anything else. Feed the soil and it feeds your plants. To get “good” soil, it needs nutrients.