Hi. My name is Ann Paxton, and I'm one of the co-founders of AeromatiCo.
Today I want to talk to you about composting. Lots of people ask me, "What is composting?"
Composting is the simple practice of diverting your organics from the landfill. That means food waste or your yard clippings, rather than sending them with the garbage to a landfill, you're actually capturing them and either taking them to a municipal composter or composting them in your backyard.
So gardeners know that the best way to have healthy plants is to have healthy soil. And one of the only ways to improve the health of your soil is to add the nutrients. The best way to do that is through composting, because composting is the decomposition of the plant materials that originally grew in that soil.
So when plants grow, they suck the nutrients from the soil. And then we may take them away. So for example, when you go to the store...