How to make garden compost

Garden compost is a great way to recycle household and garden waste and, at the same time, provide some fantastic organic matter to improve your garden’s soil structure. Here’s our guide to composting at home:

Containing your compost

What to put in your compost

How to manage your compost

Please note, the term ‘compost’ is commonly used both to refer to garden compost (as it is here) and also to potting compost (which is otherwise known as growing media).