How to Use Compost

Compost can be used in many ways. It can be used as a landscape mulch, soil amendment for planting beds, soil amendment for turf establishment/renovation, soil amendment for upgrading marginal soils, soil mulch for erosion control and much more. 📋 This tip sheet from the NYC Compost Project is a great resource to have for quick reference.

For a comprehensive demo on how to use compost effectively, Joe Lamp’l from joegardenerTV does a great job in the video below in explaining basic compost strategies.