Soil Preparation for Cold Climate

Soil preparation for cold climate

Mastering the art of soil preparation is the cornerstone of success, especially in the challenging landscapes of cold climates. As we navigate the intricacies of these frosty environments, understanding the unique challenges they present and implementing effective soil preparation techniques becomes paramount.

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The Japanese Composting Method

japansk kompostering

Japanese composting is a composting method that was developed in the early 1980s by Dr. Teuro Higa at the University of Okinawa. The Japanese composting method is also called Bokasi composting.
Dr. Teuro Higa is best known for his pioneering work on effective microorganisms (EM). It is precisely these microorganisms that are at play during bokashi composting.

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Can you do vermicomposting in an apartment?


When I started growing food on my balcony, I soon realized that I wanted to try to make my own compost. There are several advantages to making your own compost. However, composting is not an easy task when you live in an apartment. After my failure at hot composting on my balcony, I turned to worm composting, or vermicomposting, to see if that would work well in an apartment.

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