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A much needed article. Thanks.

I started composting a year ago in my small balcony with two clay pots( matkas). My compost used to get very dry and took long to decompose. I think it may be because it is placed in a sunny spot. Now I will try moving it to a shady area. Thanks for the tips.

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Aditi Sharma Maheshwari

Wonderful to see that you practice composting Jayati! It is the need of the hour


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