Calcium factor

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Compost process require the emphasizes of nitrogen ratio, the C:N ratio and calcium. So what makes calcium to be important at composting process? One product of the breakdown of organic matter by bacteria is organic acids.

These organic ingredients could be found for free inside the soil, usually hidden under the stone. Stone itself have many different function, one of it is for your basic home structure foundation. Instantly improves the appearance of your landscape and building home with natural and manufactured stone.

In a well aerated compost pile, these organic acids are themselves broken down in the later stages of the composting process, but if there is any shortage of oxygen, they can begin to accumulate, making the compost acidic. This is a problem because bacteria do not like acidic conditions at all.
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Basic Compost

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Ultimately, animals and microorganisms that turn plant material into compost need to eat the same things that you do. They need energy, most conveniently supplied by carbohydrates. In your case, this means starch and sugars from bread, potatoes, rice, and fruit. The main carbohydrate in plants is cellulose you can’t break this down, but compost microorganisms can. They also need nitrogen and phosphorus, to make proteins and other vital molecules.

Carbohydrates contain carbon, which provides energy and is the main structural element of living organisms. In practice, anything that contains plenty of nitrogen usually also has lots of phosphorus and other essential elements. A useful, shorthand way to describe compost ingredients is therefore by referring to their carbon:nitrogen, or C:N, ratio.
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