A graphic of a plant with the text: Gardening and Composting for Small Spaces. "Apartment and condominium dwellers interested in converting kitchen scraps into compost for containers and window boxes should squirm their way to the closest worm composting bin. The latest models take a lost of the guesswork out of the process and eliminate any odor via their multitiered platforms that keep the worms and finish compost separate from one another. Worm composters are easy to maintain, and they create super-rich fertilizer."


DOIRON, ROGER. “Small-Space Gardening.” Mother Earth News, no. 250, Feb. 2012, pp. 38–42. EBSCOhost,

This article is perfect for people living in apartments or other spaces without a lot of land. It offers tips for small-space gardening as well as composting, and covers techniques such as verticle growing to increase the space available to plant.