Have you made it your New Year’s resolution to reduce waste with backyard composting? If so, congratulations and welcome—you’ve come to the right place! While there is a wealth of information online about composting, it can be overwhelming to navigate when you’re just getting started.
Luckily there are some seasoned content creators out there to help break it down for beginners by sharing their composting journeys. Many of these composting enthusiasts also have creative tips and tricks for more experienced folks.
We have been following along for a while and picked some of our favorite backyard composting and gardening creators to share with you. We hope their content will inspire you to learn how to turn food and yard waste into nutrient-dense compost.
Composting & Gardening Content Creators to Follow
Lazy Dog Farm
Started in 2014, Lazy Dog Farm began with just two small garden plots. Since then, they’ve expanded and now have 10 garden plots on their two-acre homestead in rural Georgia where they grow squash, sweet corn, tomatoes, collards, broccoli, rutabagas, and more. They document their homesteader lives on social media and have amassed an impressive following on YouTube with their gardening videos.
This family of four’s entertaining and informative videos cover a variety of topics, including how to grow big onions, garlic for beginners, and sustainable gardening practices. In addition to their YouTube videos, Lazy Dog Farm shares recipes for things like fermented hot sauce and crunchy dill pickles—yum!