Composting (Organic Gardening)


Practical demonstration of composting in the garden.

SKU: 1114
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Year Produced: 1972
Running time: 10 minutes
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This film explains the role compost plays in natural life processes. It includes a demonstration of how to build a compost heap, samples of different types of compost piles and bins, what materials can go into the heap, and how compost can be used as a natural fertiliser. The film is narrated and combines live action with animated segments that reiterate the layering process and describes what goes on inside the compost pile.

Made in 1985 this film reflects the cultural attitudes of the country and language of the time it was made. The film quality may not be to modern standards.