Country Lore: Cement Mixer Compost Tumbler

An old cement mixer can make a handy compost tumbler, as this reader discovered.
By Jim Bugg
August/September 2004
Add to My MSN

Content Tools

I had an old cement mixer that I didn’t use any longer, so I decided to make a compost tumbler out of it. I attached a timer to it that comes on for 10 minutes a day and turns the materials that I have in the bin. It has made a great composter.

Jim Bugg
Curran, Michigan
 








Post a comment below.

 














Subscribe Today!

Pay Now & Save 67% Off the Cover Price


(* indicates a required item)
Canadian subs: 1 year, (includes postage & GST). Foreign subs: 1 year, . U.S. funds.
Canadian Subscribers - Click Here
Non US and Canadian Subscribers - Click Here