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Capturing Water and Making a Compost Heap

Learn how to capture water from natural sources and start a compost pile from household scraps.

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most things from nature can be composted
Photo 3 of 7Almost anything that comes from nature can be composted, except for meat and certain types of pet waste.

What to Compost(3 of 7)

You can use bread, hair, fruit and vegetable peels, coffee grinds and shredded paper to enrich your compost. The wider the variety of sources, the more nutrients they will produce.

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