Composting is a way to recycle organic matter, i.e., leaves, vegetable and fruit scraps, etc., into a rich soil. It has many benefits not only for the garden itself but also for the environment. Below are links explaining how to make a compost pile, what they are, what the benefits of having one are, and even a Florida gardening calendar to help you keep your garden fresh year-round!
Don't know where to start? Watch this helpful video on how to start your very own compost!
Composting can be a family effort, too! Here are a couple of interactive links to show kids the importance of composting.
Composting for kids -- Peppa pig teaches kids how to compost!
Composing Compost -- Help Arthur through the garden maze and choose which items can be composted and which ones can not!
Junk Food Game -- Keep Wallace the Worm healthy by feeding him all the compostable items!
or try one of these at home project guides!