Learning to garden (21) Hot beds, an update


Monday: 25-Apr-2016

About 07:00 this morning, the air temperature around the composter was about 6.2 deg. C and about 9.0 deg. C within the box.  Not quite hot, but warmer than the surrounding air.  This evening, I will wrap the composter in bubble wrap to prevent heat loss from the sides.  I tried this last autumn and raised the temperature inside the composter to around 25 deg. C.


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I trained as a mechanical engineer in the 1970's and then spent most of the following 25 years doing sums and software for Oil and Gas Exploration. Current interests are the study of wind and solar resources.
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