The best place to make use of this resource is where the waste organics material is created - your home and by extension, your neighbourhood. Instead of throwing out your meal scrapings, fruit, vegetables and old food, you can convert it into an amazing fertiliser and soil conditioner in the form of compost or worm castings.
Keeping organics out of the rubbish bin also reduces green house gas emissions and saves on transport and handling costs. This in turn reduces your council's waste disposal bill.
Use the resources below to learn more about how easy it is to employ some simple techniques to reduce your use of fertiliser, save money, lower your water needs and prevent pollution of our waterways.
If you want an overview of organics click here.
Having a worm farm is a fun way to recover organic wastes like food scraps, while worm castings and worm farm "juice" are good for the garden.