Your food waste bin can become your compost starter. Food scraps including veg peel, egg shells, greens and even hair, can be put in there to make a base for your larger outside compost mound.
I decided to try and cut down on my carbon footprint by growing my own food. I started with red peppers and now im trying an avocado tree!
If you want to try too, here are the steps you need to follow:
Now its a waiting game to see when your roots start to grow – good luck!
I created little planters for my pepper seeds, using old egg shells and the egg box to hold them in.
It’s super easy and a great idea to do with the kids.
Buying compost can become very expensive, especially if you like planting new flowers. Why not use your lawn clippings and food waste to create a natural, chemical-free compost.
Here are the steps, to help you make the perfect compost heap!