How to compost

Composting safely

Compost    ingredients

Emptying your bin

To Turn or not to Turn?

How long to compost?

Worms and Wormeries

Topical Composting

Kitchen Waste

Prickly prunings

Weeds and weeds

Too much grass

Leaves for leafmould

Seasonal Tips


Leaflets to   download

Unwelcome guests


Composting demonstrated

Every year ASK Organic and Scottish Borders Council Reduce Reuse Recycle Team have helped hundreds of householders with their home composting and recycling queries. We have helped everyone make better use of their home compost bins and solved any recycling problems they had been experiencing.

ASK Organic will no longer be attending shows and events to give home composting advice -


There is lots of advice on this website, follow the links at the side or Contact us for a personal answer.