JoBarb Farms Compost is a superb, aged topsoil made with livestock manure, livestock bedding, leaves and wood chips. Our "black gold" is nature's best way to enrich your lawn, shrubs, flowers, and vegetables.
JoBarb Farms Compost helps build good soil structure, optimum fertility, and healthy root growth by recycling nutrients back into soil and plant life. Our compost also helps prevent soil erosion. Increased plant growth helps restore the health and beauty of farms, forest, fields, and neighborhoods.
What is Composting?
Compost is nature's way of decomposing and recycling organic material into a humus-rich soil amendment.
How does compost benefit the soil?
Compost improves the structure, texture, and aeration of soil, while increasing the soil's capacity to retain water. Compost also loosens clay soils ands helps sandy soils keep water. By adding JoBarb Farms Compost to your soil, you will control erosion, promote soil fertility, and stimulate healthy root development in your plants.
What does compost look like?
JoBarb Farms Compost is a black, crumbly, humus-rich topsoil with the sweet aroma of earth.
What is the difference between mulch and compost?
Compost is a soil amendment that looks and feels like dark, crumbly soil. Mulch is any material used to protect soil in order to retain moisture, control weeds and safeguard plants from extreme temperature changes. You can also use JoBarb Farms Compost as mulch.
How can you buy JoBarb Farms Compost?
Shop from our serve-yourself bag wagon at our family farm, or call to schedule a delivery of our "black gold" to your home or business site. (Minimum three-yard quantity per delivery.)