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Monday, November 29th, 2021
fruit and vegetable waste for composting
The optimal temperature for compost to process the right way is around 160F°. But, temps can vary depending on internal and external conditions. For composting to work, piles will need to reach a high...

Monday, September 20th, 2021
Scarab compost turner about to turn a compost windrow
The composting industry isn’t known for being fun. Compost is an item that isn’t pretty to make but has wonderful benefits for individuals and businesses alike. Here are some fun and odd facts about...

Monday, July 26th, 2021
white question mark on blue background
While it’s true that some herbicides, insecticides, fungicides can break down during the composting process, there are many that cannot. It is important to know which types of pesticides DO NOT break down in...

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2021
a white scarab compost turner on green grass
Large construction/farming equipment is known to last a long time, and compost turners are no different. These machines are typically durable and reliable. This means that if you are in the market for one,...

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021
composting with compost turners in any season
Those in the composting industry are familiar with questions about mixtures, tools, equipment, processes, and more. But, there are some interesting questions that some may have that don’t often get answered. Here are seven...

Friday, January 29th, 2021
corn field and blue sky
Composting can be used for a variety of purposes, especially in the agriculture industry. Professionals can use compost as a seed starter, soil amendment, natural fertilizer, mulch, or container mix ingredient. Here are some...

Monday, September 28th, 2020
larger scale composting equipment for sale for dairy farms
If you are new to running a commercial composting business, you may wonder how the process works during the winter. At-home compost most often freezes over the winter and resumes the process when it...