- Contains macro and micro nutrients often absent in synthetic fertilizers.
- Long lasting – Compost releases nutrients slowly—over months or even years.
- Enriched soil retains fertilizers better.
- Compost buffers the soil, neutralizing both acid & alkaline soils, bringing pH levels to the optimum range for nutrient availability to plants.
- Helps sandy soil to retain water and nutrients.
- Alters soil structure, making it less likely to erode.