Not all compost is the same.
Healthy compost is not only a way to provide plants with nutrients, it can infuse soil with LIFE. Biologically-active compost is far better for both sequestering carbon in soil and better for the plants too.
To create great compost usually requires a lot of work turning the pile, screening etc. That’s why I was intrigued by the static bioreactor invention by David C Johnson and Hui-Chun Su Johnson at the University of New Mexico –no turning required. Here’s how they make their digestor:
Photo Credit: Nathan DeHart