How Often Does a Compost Maker Have to Spin?

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According to the Tumbleweed Compost Maker Operating Instructions, whether you fill the bin completely or only add a few ingredients, you should spin the bin several times every two to three days.

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After attending Hardin Simmons University, Kay Dean finished her formal education with the Institute of Children's Literature. Since 1995, Dean has written for such publications as "PB&J," Disney’s "Family Fun," "ParentLife," "Living With Teenagers" and Thomas Nelson’s NY Times bestselling "Resolve." An avid gardener for 25 years, her experience includes organic food gardening, ornamental plants, shrubs and trees, with a special love for roses.

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