$300 for build and training on how to maintain it, turn it. No more than 4 hours of compost building time.
Travel out of the Reno area will include the cost of gas and travel time.
You will need a water outlet, hose to reach the area of the compost, You will need a fresh and new straw bail, tools.
You will need to save kitchen scraps of two full 5 gallon home depot buckets
You will need fresh nonpesticidal greens like pulled weeds, grass from lawn mowing.
You will need a large pile of dried carbon, like pine needles, leaves, or wood chips.
Biodynamically inspired compost build.
The study of biodynamics can become a lifelong process with questions usually arising at a far greater rate than seemingly definitive answers. But there is a calm that can come from knowing that we don’t know and realizing that we are all part of something far greater than ourselves.
Biodynamic agriculture is an advanced organic farming system that is gaining increased attention for its emphasis on food quality and soil health. Biodynamic agriculture developed out of eight lectures on agriculture given in 1924 by Rudolf Steiner (1861−1925), an Austrian scientist and philosopher, to a group of farmers near Breslau (which was then in the eastern part of Germany
and is now Wroclaw in Poland). These lectures, as well as four supplemental lessons, are published in a book titled Spiritual Foundations for the Renewal of Agriculture, originally published in English as An Agricultural Course