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Composting

  • By: Shannon Tyman & Stacy Vynne
  • In: Green Food: An A-to-Z Guide
  • Edited by: Dustin Mulvaney & Paul Robbins
  • Subject:Environmental Technology, Policy & Management, Environmental Policy

Cured or finished compost is organic plant or animal matter that has decomposed into a stable soil, usually dark brown or black, called humus. All organic matter eventually decays, but composting is defined as using techniques that create an ideal environment ...

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