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Hi peeps, I'm wondering if anyone knows of a really good quality, alive and full of micro organisms compost  here in the uk.
 
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Buy ?
Wouldn't bother if I was you better to make some far cheaper

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I can almost guarantee that if you buy compost (any where on the planet) that the biology will not be 1) the organisms you need and 2) have enough of them alive and well the way you need them.

The best compost for any piece of land is made on site, from the materials provided by that land.
Most compost that is for purchase has sat around for far too long a period of time.
Unless you are able to buy in bulk, it probably is in plastic bags, which means the biology is dead.

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The only option might be if you have access to a local organic farm who would be willing to sell you some manure maybe you could compost it with some straw.

You can buy compost direct from 'green waste bin' composters for cheap/free but considering I now know first hand type of stuff people put on thier lawns (2 4-D etc) I would not encourage it.
 
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