Life From Death: Good Composting

May 10, 2016

It's not quite like the mythical phoenix rising from the ashes, but we do create life from death. 

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In our compost piles, that is.  Truly, we can enrich our gardens and yards through the decay of once-living matter. 

Rodney Bloom from the OSU Extension Service offers a program called "Decay for the Masses," with a session coming up Sunday in Eugene. 

Bloom, both Master Gardener and Master Recycler, visits with details of decay and rebirth in the compost.