The brilliant Steve Solomon, author of the must-have book Gardening When It Counts, talks about why just compost is not enough to grow the best veggies:
And he doesn’t even touch on the toxic manure problem.
If you want a healthy garden, start by making amazing compost out of everything you can find – but also pay attention to what Steve Solomon is saying. Micronutrients are key to healthy soil and nutrition.
Steve’s book The Intelligent Gardener is a great place to start your research – I highly recommend picking up a copy.