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Active Heat Gives Off Steam

  This is another excellent description of what happens when the A particles (Nitrogen) – to the B Particles (Carbon) react to each other, similar to the Epoxy reactions process!

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Challenges of making humus compost in 2015

The challenges of 2015 has set us back in the volume of humus compost made this year! We are in the process of ratcheting up the number of rows we start as soon we are in the time frame where … Continue reading

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Consistent heat and moisture in the whole row

Look closely at this picture of row 1401 at two weeks of age.  It is steaming out the top of the fleece covering.  At 8:00 AM, with a cool morning, it is nice to see how consistent the whole row … Continue reading

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Roll the Rows

Today at the compost site…The new rows sat for three days after a 1″ rain Sunday. Today we rolled the two rows 1401 & 1402 to a dry base and watered them.  See attached picture of the rows as rolled … Continue reading

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Compost Site April 2014

   Hello everyone from the MBS Compost Site! We are back on our site and in business to get more Humus Compost made. We had a great 2.5 day workshop and built these windrows on Tuesday of this week, April … Continue reading

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