The Doggie Dooley

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12 things you should never compost

Walnuts contain a compound that is toxic for some plants and can ruin your compost. (Photo: Africa Studio/Shutterstock)     Remember the good ol’ days — back when we only had one bin for trash? In retrospect, those days were actually more wasteful than good. We...

How to Build a Three-Bin Compost System

  Compost—there never seems to be enough. And if you keep adding material to a single heap, the stuff is never really finished. The solution? A three-bin compost system. A three-bin compost system allows you to have different piles of compost in various stages of...

Can Dirt Save the Earth?

When John Wick and his wife, Peggy Rathmann, bought their ranch in Marin County, Calif., in 1998, it was mostly because they needed more space. Rathmann is an acclaimed children’s book author — “Officer Buckle and Gloria” won a Caldecott Medal in 1996 — and their...