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Compost extract: Liberation versus libertinage

 

January 20, 2022

Alex Féthière

What appears to be a mesh pillowcase is a bag for screening the visible solids out of your compost menagerie.

Last year, I wrote in these pages about making compost tea. This water extraction of compost, combined with foods to fuel the procreation of its beneficial organisms, is but one way to make the most of your microbiologically complete compost; it's the bacchanalia of compost infusions.

Tea season is spring and summer. By then, I will have refined my process greatly and plan to share the photos of my new invisible (to the naked eye) friends.

For now, I could make a batch of 21-24 day compost, if I formulate, hydrate and turn it correctly as discussed

earlier. Lately, I've been collecting an...



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