This Reotemp compost thermometer makes hot composting easy.
Monitoring the temperature of a hot compost pile provides a wealth of information to achieve a successful compost using the hot composting method.
Knowing the temperature at the centre of a compost pile helps to determine:
- When to turn the pile
- If more Carbon or Nitrogen Inputs are required
- Moisture addition
- Compost Completion
The Reotemp compost thermometer has a 50cm stem, a 0-100 degC temperature dial, compost temperature zones on the dial, rugged all welded stainless steel construction and is designed for outdoor use (can be left in the compost pile).
The carton it comes in has some fabulous composting information and a guide to the three temperature zones on the dial.