I’ve been composting for a few years now. I’ll admit that as much as I enjoy planting, tending and harvesting the food – I don’t spend as much time as I really should on the composting part. We do put our scraps into the barrel, but I rarely water or turn it. The problem is that if not appropriately broken down, the weeds and seeds aren’t killed.
Last fall, in a fit of laziness, I just dumped the half-composted stuff right in the garden, thinking that it would fi….