What can you compost? The following information provides you with a list of items that can go into your compost pile.
From Your Garden:
Leaves (chopped - to speed their breakdown)
Grass (not wet)
Plants & Weeds (without ripe seeds)
Old potting soil
Soft plant stems
From Your Kitchen.
Coffee grounds and filters
Crushed egg shells
The following items should not be placed into the compost:
Dairy products including cheese
Meat, fish (including sauces) and bones
Fats and oils
Remember that a successful gardener builds soil and compost enables you to do that work.