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COMPOSTING with Tony and Iliana

This video is part of our “Forest🌳🌲🌴 Tale” ESC project. We would like to give you more details about COMPOSTING, show you how to do it in practice and motivate you to do it at home🏠!

Today the volunteers from the project of ESC “Forest🌳 tale”, would like to give you some insights about composting and the benefits➕ from it!

“What is composting❓

➡️ A biological degradation process that help us to reduce the biological waste that usually is going in the general bin 🗑️ and complicates the recycling of other materials.

Why to do it❓

➡️ When you do it in the right way you could use the compost as an organic fertilizer for your garden 🍅🌼🍓 for higher quality production.

What CAN you compost❓

➡️ Egg shells🥚, peels from fruits🍋 and vegetables🍆, coffee sludge ☕, dry leaves🍂, bread🍞, grass🌿, straw, flowers🌺, sawdust, branches, carton, tea pack, warms, napkins and etc. (ask us for more).

What you CAN’T compost❓

➡️ Pasta🍝, coal, meat🥩, yoghurt🥛, oil🛢️, processed food🥧 and more.

How to compost at home❓

➡️ Mix a little paper🧻 without ink with dry soil in the bottom of a bucket. We have to balance the ingredients in proportion 2 (green  and wet) : 1 (brown and dry). You need a levelled, dry place with no direct sun light🌞.”

If you have questions, ask us in the comments. Follow us for more information and practical advices on composting!

Tony and Iliana

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