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Post  MrsM13 on 5/18/2010, 11:05 am

I don't have time to make compost, and can only find two kinds of compost at the local home depot. Can I use potting soil? Any suggestions?

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Post  shocks20 on 5/18/2010, 12:09 pm

Can you buy a different brand of compost at another home and garden place? If they are from different companies, they should be a little different.
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Post  Paintedlady on 5/18/2010, 1:49 pm

Try a few different greenhouses close to you. I was able to find 2 different kinds at Menard's, and the other three at local greenhouses. I've started making my own compost so I won't have to depend on store bought so much. Just keeping an eye toward the future.
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Post  MrsM13 on 5/18/2010, 3:39 pm

Thanks for the info, if they have 2 at menards, and 2 at home depot, I should be able to hit up the greenhouse near me to get 5. I plan on composting this summer, just haven't started yet.

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Post  Joyful Gardener on 5/18/2010, 4:08 pm

Found four kinds at Lowes. Chicken, Cow, Mushroom and Bark.

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Post  carolintexas on 5/19/2010, 6:44 pm

if they ever have a 75% off sale I want one of these.... NatureMill indoor composter

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Post  SirTravers on 5/19/2010, 7:04 pm

Hey Carol I see a few on Ebay already..... Oh so tempting!

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Post  carolintexas on 5/19/2010, 11:47 pm

Pricey little things! If I just knew how to make a home made one.

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