Do Tumbling Composters Work in Cold Climates?

A Composter waits for spring. image by suezoo: Morguefile.com

Composters only work in temperatures higher than 40 degrees F, otherwise there is not sufficient heat to break down the compost organically.

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T.M. Samuels has been a freelance writer since 1993. She has published works in "Arthritis Today," "Alabama Living" and "Mature Years," and is the author of a gardening book. Samuels studied pre-medicine at Berry College.

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