[gardeners] Compost Barrels

Byron (gardeners@globalgarden.com)
Tue, 14 Aug 2001 08:25:45 -0400

On another list someone took a real close look at these.

He determined that he could get a 20 cu yd load of compost delivered for the
same price as a compost drum set up.

He then determined that if he lived in the southern states where he could
make compost year round,  it would take 12 years to make 20 cu yds of

A zone 4 or 5'er  that about 48 years.  I don't think the barrels last that