CompostingCompost Kitchen Scraps Newspaper Packets

Compost Kitchen Scraps Newspaper Packets

Here is a super simple way to make compost kitchen scraps newspaper packets to keep your transitional kitchen compost bucket cleaner and contain the smell of rotting kitchen scraps until you can dump it into your large compost bin in your yard.

Is your transitional kitchen compost bucket mucky and smelly?  Fix that by making a “compost kitchen scraps newspaper packets” each time you have something to add to your compost pail. Wrap your vegetable, fruit and eggshells in newspaper and fold into a packet.

Compost Kitchen Scraps Newspaper Packets

This method will make dumping your transitional kitchen compost bucket you empty every few days so much easy to clean and less of a chore.  Composting is how gardeners create super nutrient rich garden fertilizer.

Fold and roll the newspaper packets similarly to making a burrito without leaving an opening at the top. On step 2#, fold the top and the bottom towards the center.

This amazing idea was featured in a now defaulted magazine Garden Life.

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Melissa Francis
Melissa Francis
Greetings! I'm Melissa Francis, the founder and primary contributor to The Homestead Survival. With over 20 years of experience in homesteading, sustainability, and emergency preparedness, I've dedicated my life to helping others achieve a simpler, more self-reliant lifestyle.

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