Compost Maturity

“And while sensitive plant species and seedlings require a high degree of maturity, other plants, such as many field and row crops, orchards, pastures, and turf, are more tolerant of a compost’s continuing biological activity.”

Make sure that it is a vegetarian compost pile. If you use manure as your high nitrogen it is best to let it mature before applying the compost- for safety sake.

check out this PDF: http://www.compost.org/pdf/sheet_4.PDF

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