Wednesday, January 20, 2010
Compost: A Microcosm of Stewardship
One tenet is passing on more to the next generation. Composting - simple, effective and inexpensive - is a perfect example of this stewardship. It is accessible to all but the most urban dwellers. It allows for reducing waste, eliminating chemical use, and nourishing the gardens. And it rewards patience.
And what could be more satisfying for anyone than taking your kitchen scraps, and not only not sending it to a landfill, but enriching next year's gardens?