Composting from start with raw peelings to finish with good compost
Making compost heaps with table scraps and vegetative matter. Image shows before and after composting as part of the 6 easy stages of compost making. This is a compost heap as opposed to a compost bin for home composting where the contents are usually contained in a circular bin with the bottom removed. Another form of composting is mulching where the organic matter is chopped finely to promote quicker decomposition.