How To Improve Your Garden Soil Without A Compost Heap

How To Improve your Garden soil without a compost heap – An easy way to recycle kitchen waste directly into your soil.

How To Improve your Garden soil without a compost heap - An easy way to recycle kitchen waste directly into your soil.

 

A compost heap is a great way to recycle kitchen waste and improve your garden soil for free. However not everyone has the space needed and depending on where you live, you may want to deter any unwanted furry visitors.

3 Kitchen Ingredients That Improve Your Garden Soil

Egg Shells

  • Rinse out any eggshells you have and allow them to dry for a few days in a bowl on a sunny windowsill or by a radiator. When they are dry they crush very easily. This will help them to break down quickly when added to the soil.
  • Crushed eggshells improve drainage and the addition of the calcium is excellent for promoting plant growth and preventing blossom end rot in tomatoes and squash plants. If you have an old coffee grinder or food processor this will make short work of it.

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