Compost Alive!'s all-natural mix combines specially selected micronutrients and naturally occurring bacteria and fungi. Together, they work to quickly convert organic wastes to quality compost. Compost Alive!'s micronutrient system provides the energy needed to jumpstart decomposition; Quick-Start Compost Inoculant speeds the composting process while controlling odors. Strong smells aren't just covered up; they're actually eliminated by the bacteria and fungi in Quick-Start.
For use in an enclosed bin or an open pile. Microorganisms are in spore form to ensure long shelf life. No need to add soil, manure, lime or nitrogen. 2 lbs. treats up to 15 bushels of plant matter.
For Green Plant Matter Use with kitchen scraps, fresh weeds and other green materials for finished compost in 2-4 weeks.
For Dry Plant Matter Use with autumn leaves, straw and other dead fibrous matter. Makes compost in 8-12 weeks.