Save money on compost for gardening by making it yourself.
Use any kind of container that allows for air circulation. Fill it with
grass clippings and vegetable scraps from your kitchen.
Using a pitch fork or shovel, move it around and add water about once a week.
After a few months you will have a frugal, thrift friendly soil amendment for
your flower beds or pots and planters.
Here are more frugal tips for making compost.
- Add newspaper, paper, cut up
cardboard, and soiled napkins to your
- If you have a pet or
animal, add manure.
- Take advantage of any
organic material in your area.