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Use a variety of organic material for best results.
Use kitchen waste and fallen leaves collected in the autumn.
If you see a worm, pick it up and chuck it on the compost as it will help break down the organic matter.
Keep the compost covered, this stops the rain getting into it and making it a wet cold heap of muck.
Keep the compost aerated by turning over the compost every four to five weeks.
Split the compost into three sections in order to have two concurrent heaps; one mature compost, and one new developing compost. Use the third section for turning over the heaps.
Use the compost as a mulch, a seeding compost, or to perk up vegetable plots.
Wobble down the garden cross legged first thing in the morning to add some "activator" to the compost.
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